Decisions in 2009

All board of appeal decisions released for publication in 2009 are shown in the list below by month.

Available months in 2009

December 2009

T 1386/07 () of 15.12.2009

Online on

30.12.2009

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

15.12.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 17/00

Application no.

01980754.4

Keywords:

Revocation of the European Patent at the proprietor's request

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 16.647K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T138607.20091215
T 1725/07 (Communications network/BIRDSTEP) of 15.10.2009

Online on

30.12.2009

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

15.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04Q 7/22

Application no.

01941378.0

Keywords:

Added subject-matter - main request (yes)
Extension of the protection conferred - first auxiliary request (yes)
Clarity - second auxiliary request (no)
Late-filed third auxiliary request - not admitted

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.157K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T172507.20091015
T 1850/07 (Roaming reload manager/SICAP) of 22.10.2009

Online on

30.12.2009

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

22.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04M 17/00

Application no.

01966926.6

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.969K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T185007.20091022
T 0329/08 (Detergent tablet/PROCTER & GAMBLE) of 8.12.2009

Online on

30.12.2009

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

8.12.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 17/00

Application no.

00908322.1

Keywords:

Inventive step (all requests): no - obvious combination of components having known properties

Distribution

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.992K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T032908.20091208
T 1054/08 () of 6.10.2008

Online on

30.12.2009

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

6.10.2008

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04Q 7/32

Application no.

03003074.6

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit (Hauptantrag - verneint)
Zurückverweisung an Prüfungsabteilung (Hilfsantrag)

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 24.884K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2008:T105408.20081006
T 1687/09 (Mobile phone with sensor/IPG ELECTRONICS 504 LTD.) of 21.12.2009

Online on

30.12.2009

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

21.12.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04M 1/725

Application no.

06112102.6

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.249K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T168709.20091221
T 1762/06 (Unconscious capture device/RICOH) of 30.10.2009

Online on

29.12.2009

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

30.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 15/02

Application no.

00116163.7

Keywords:

Inventive step - querying for new documents (no - well known alternative)
Inventive step - no synergy between features having different immediate effects

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 28.554K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T176206.20091030
T 0050/07 () of 1.12.2009

Online on

29.12.2009

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

1.12.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G09G 5/14

Application no.

00986288.9

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)
Difference over state of the art merely producing aesthetic effect

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 28.414K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T005007.20091201
T 1396/05 (Determining device sub-functions/SONY) of 24.6.2009

Online on

28.12.2009

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

24.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 13/10

Application no.

98102727.9

Keywords:

Inventive step - searching for converters inside A/V equipment (yes - after amendment)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.840K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T139605.20090624
T 1416/07 () of 22.9.2009

Online on

28.12.2009

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

22.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/30

Application no.

00974420.2

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (no - all requests)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 66.151K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T141607.20090922
T 2022/07 () of 14.10.2009

Online on

28.12.2009

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

14.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/305

Application no.

98935394.1

Keywords:

Added subject-matter - yes (main request and auxiliary requests 1, 2, 3, 7 and 8)
Novelty - no (auxiliary request 2A)
Clarity - no (auxiliary request 5)
Inventive step -no (auxiliary request 8A)
Auxiliary requests 4 and 6 - not admitted

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 62.071K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T202207.20091014
T 0323/08 () of 11.12.2009

Online on

28.12.2009

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

11.12.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65G 1/00

Application no.

02706640.6

Keywords:

Auslegung des Anspruchs 1 - nur anhand konkreter, nicht verallgemeinerter Beschreibung (siehe Punkte 3.5.1 bis 3.5.7)
unzulässige Erweiterung (ja, alle Anträge)

Distribution

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 43.593K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T032308.20091211
T 1794/08 () of 26.11.2009

Online on

28.12.2009

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

26.11.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01B 11/24

Application no.

01105634.8

Keywords:

Unzulässige Erweiterung (verneint)
Zurückverweisung - ungeprüfte Einspruchsgründe

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 39.636K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T179408.20091126
T 1479/09 (Einlegung der Beschwerde durch bloße Zahlung der Beschwerdegebühr ( … of 25.11.2009

Online on

28.12.2009

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

25.11.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A44C 5/20

Application no.

01113966.4

Keywords:

-

Distribution

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 21.677K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T147909.20091125
T 0086/05 () of 22.9.2009

Online on

23.12.2009

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

22.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 11/02

Application no.

94301199.9

Keywords:

Disclaimer (not allowable) - main, auxiliary request 1
Amendments (no proper basis): auxiliary requests 2, 3, 4, 7, 8 and 11
Lack of clarity: auxiliary requests 2, 3 and 4
Inventive step (no): auxiliary requests 5, 6, 9, 10, 12, 13 and 14

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 59.330K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T008605.20090922
T 0159/05 (Zündsatz/DELPHI) of 15.12.2009

Online on

23.12.2009

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

15.12.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C06C 7/00

Application no.

01103794.2

Keywords:

Neuheit (ja) - nach Einschränkung
Zurückverweisung (ja)

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 25.432K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T015905.20091215
T 0911/06 (Order of the requests/DA PONTE) of 11.11.2009

Online on

23.12.2009

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

11.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H02J 9/06

Application no.

97954466.5

Keywords:

Patent as granted, patent as maintained - insufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Main and first auxiliary requests - added subject-matter (yes)
Third auxiliary request - remitted to the first instance

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 68.056K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T091106.20091111
T 0596/08 () of 18.11.2009

Online on

23.12.2009

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

18.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65B 11/42

Application no.

01975034.8

Keywords:

Novelty (main and 2nd auxiliary request - no; 3rd auxiliary request - yes)
Clarity (1st auxiliary request - no)
Remittal for further prosecution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.255K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T059608.20091118
T 1123/09 (Interleaving in a HSDPA system/SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS) of 17.12.2009

Online on

23.12.2009

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

17.12.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 1/00

Application no.

02028629.0

Keywords:

Right to amend - violation (yes)
Remittal for further prosecution (yes)
Reimbursement of the appeal fee (yes)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.227K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T112309.20091217
R 0014/09 () of 22.12.2009

Online on

22.12.2009

Board

EBA

Decision date

22.12.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16D 3/20

Application no.

96942575.0

Keywords:

Petition for review - clearly unallowable

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.128K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:R001409.20091222
T 1531/05 () of 30.10.2009

Online on

22.12.2009

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

30.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 3/185

Application no.

01308656.6

Keywords:

Disclosure - sufficiency - (no)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 71.831K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T153105.20091030
T 0230/06 () of 11.12.2009

Online on

22.12.2009

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

11.12.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08K 5/15

Application no.

00975909.3

Keywords:

Patent erloschen für alle Vertragsstaaten

Distribution

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 15.874K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T023006.20091211
T 0323/07 () of 4.9.2009

Online on

22.12.2009

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

4.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 20/06

Application no.

99301647.6

Keywords:

Disclosure - sufficiency - (no) (main request)
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes) (sixth auxiliary request)
Auxiliary request 6a - not admitted
Inventive step - (no) (ninth auxiliary request)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 95.712K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T032307.20090904
T 1704/07 () of 20.10.2009

Online on

22.12.2009

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

20.10.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16J 15/12

Application no.

01990473.9

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - ja

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 29.456K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T170407.20091020
J 0001/08 (PCT International application deemed to be withdrawn due to late … of 28.9.2009

Online on

21.12.2009

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

28.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 7/00

Application no.

01933008.3

Keywords:

PCT International application - renewal fee - time limit for payment - third parties' rights - good faith

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.443K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:J000108.20090928
T 1743/06 (Amorphous silica/INEOS) of 27.11.2009

Online on

21.12.2009

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

27.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C01B 33/00

Application no.

96918686.5

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure (no): crucial process feature missing and insufficient guidance for performing the invention without undue burden over the whole range claimed

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 63.788K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T174306.20091127
T 1807/06 () of 6.11.2009

Online on

21.12.2009

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

6.11.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H01F 27/28

Application no.

01811097.3

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nein
Zulässigkeit eines verspäteten Hilfsantrags - nein

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 40.326K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T180706.20091106
T 1385/07 () of 21.10.2009

Online on

21.12.2009

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

21.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 210/06

Application no.

99974176.2

Keywords:

Late submitted material - documents cited on appeal
Admissibility of objection indicated only generally in statement of grounds of appeal - no
Maintenance in amended form - yes

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 99.553K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T138507.20091021
T 1708/07 (System for online inference and control/BRASKEM) of 10.11.2009

Online on

21.12.2009

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

10.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G05B 17/02

Application no.

99948621.0

Keywords:

Added subject-matter - main request, third and fourth auxiliary requests (yes)
Extension of the protection conferred - first, second, fifth and sixth auxiliary requests (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 49.958K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T170807.20091110
T 0022/08 () of 12.11.2009

Online on

21.12.2009

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

12.11.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65B 9/13

Application no.

01945055.0

Keywords:

Unzulässige Erweiterung - nein
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nein

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 41.142K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T002208.20091112
T 1335/08 () of 3.12.2009

Online on

21.12.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

3.12.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B66B 13/12

Application no.

97905183.6

Keywords:

Re-introduction of requests filed with the reply to the statement of grounds of appeal - amendment to the respondent's case - not admitted

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.131K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T133508.20091203
T 1575/08 () of 27.11.2009

Online on

21.12.2009

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

27.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08G 18/10

Application no.

03750888.4

Keywords:

Claims - clarity (no)
Disclosure - enabling - undue burden

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.481K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T157508.20091127
T 1371/09 () of 10.12.2009

Online on

21.12.2009

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

10.12.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B25J 9/16

Application no.

01117102.2

Keywords:

Mangelnde erfinderische Tätigkeit - ja

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 35.324K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T137109.20091210
T 1577/09 () of 17.12.2009

Online on

21.12.2009

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

17.12.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04M 15/00

Application no.

99916368.6

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.105K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T157709.20091217
T 1839/06 () of 12.11.2009

Online on

18.12.2009

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

12.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/173

Application no.

97944397.5

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Claims - clarity (yes)
Decision re appeals - remittal (yes)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.805K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T183906.20091112
T 0757/07 () of 17.11.2009

Online on

18.12.2009

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

17.11.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16M 11/04

Application no.

01120922.8

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 70.354K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T075707.20091117
T 1552/07 () of 3.11.2009

Online on

18.12.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

3.11.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60T 13/00

Application no.

02702329.0

Keywords:

Unzulässige Erweiterung - Hauptantrag (ja)
Neuheit - Hilfsantrag I (nein)
Ausführbarkeit - Hilfsantrag II (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag II (ja)

Distribution

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 40.057K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T155207.20091103
T 1709/07 () of 4.12.2009

Online on

18.12.2009

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

4.12.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61N 5/04

Application no.

04077808.6

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 125.733K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T170907.20091204
T 1771/07 (Mesenchymal stem cells/OSIRIS) of 11.12.2009

Online on

18.12.2009

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

11.12.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 5/08

Application no.

92914266.9

Keywords:

Main request and first auxiliary request - remittal for further prosecution

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.497K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T177107.20091211
T 1820/07 (Deformable detergent product/PROCTER & GAMBLE) of 18.11.2009

Online on

18.12.2009

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

18.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 17/04

Application no.

04020128.7

Keywords:

Inventive step (all requests): no - obvious to try

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 44.995K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T182007.20091118
T 1821/07 (Dishwashing method/PROCTER & GAMBLE) of 18.11.2009

Online on

18.12.2009

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

18.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 17/04

Application no.

01990736.9

Keywords:

Inventive step (all requests): no - obvious to try

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 42.555K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T182107.20091118
T 0497/05 () of 25.6.2009

Online on

17.12.2009

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

25.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/24

Application no.

00122983.0

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (main request: yes)
Claims - support by description (first auxiliary request: no)
Claims - support by description (second auxiliary request: yes)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 56.299K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T049705.20090625
T 1149/05 () of 25.6.2009

Online on

17.12.2009

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

25.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/24

Application no.

97907276.6

Keywords:

Claims-support by description (main request: no)
Claims-support by description (auxiliary request:yes)
Added subject-matter (auxiliary request: no)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 48.648K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T114905.20090625
T 1406/06 (Infiltration en phase vapeur/SOCIETE NATIONALE D'ETUDE ET DE … of 13.11.2009

Online on

17.12.2009

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

13.11.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C04B 35/83

Application no.

97911283.6

Keywords:

Activité inventive (oui) - amélioration (oui) - solution technique non évidente

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 48.296K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T140606.20091113
T 1607/06 () of 27.10.2009

Online on

17.12.2009

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

27.10.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H02H 7/093

Application no.

95928972.9

Keywords:

Neuheit - (Hauptantrag - verneint)
Verspätet eingereichter Hilfsantrag - (nicht zugelassen)

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 27.291K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T160706.20091027
T 1655/06 () of 11.11.2009

Online on

17.12.2009

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

11.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03M 13/00

Application no.

97302019.1

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 22.955K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T165506.20091111
T 1888/06 (Korrelation/AHRWEILER) of 19.11.2009

Online on

17.12.2009

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

19.11.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A01J 5/007

Application no.

00912449.6

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit der Einsprüche (bejaht)
Umfang der Einsprüche
Fehlende Neuheit (Haupt- und Hilfsantrag 1)
Fehlende erfinderische Tätigkeit (Hilfsanträge 2 und 3)
Hilfsantrag 4: als verspätet nicht zugelassen

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 41.460K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T188806.20091119
T 0175/07 () of 28.10.2009

Online on

17.12.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

28.10.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60R 17/02

Application no.

01125580.9

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Haupt- und Hilfsanträge (verneint)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 61.031K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T017507.20091028
T 0421/07 () of 11.12.2009

Online on

17.12.2009

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

11.12.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06K 1/12

Application no.

02725450.7

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 21.486K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T042107.20091211
T 0873/07 () of 27.11.2009

Online on

17.12.2009

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

27.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03M 13/29

Application no.

04003085.0

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.638K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T087307.20091127
T 0912/07 () of 5.11.2009

Online on

17.12.2009

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

5.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16L 47/00

Application no.

97925171.7

Keywords:

Sufficient disclosure (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 22.044K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T091207.20091105
T 1389/07 (Soap-like cleansing composition/UNILEVER) of 14.12.2009

Online on

17.12.2009

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

14.12.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/50

Application no.

02719775.5

Keywords:

Clarity (main and 1st to 5th auxiliary requests) - no: undue amount of experimental work required for identifying the ingredients
Clarity (6th auxiliary request) - yes

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 54.370K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T138907.20091214
T 1558/07 () of 25.6.2009

Online on

17.12.2009

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

25.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/24

Application no.

03006547.8

Keywords:

Claims - support by description (main request: no)
Claims - support by description (auxiliary request: yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 45.747K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T155807.20090625
T 1800/08 (Abluftreiniger/Störk) of 27.10.2009

Online on

17.12.2009

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

27.10.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01D 53/84

Application no.

03017070.8

Keywords:

Neuheit: ja - nach Änderung der Ansprüche
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja): - nach Änderung der Ansprüche
Verbesserung des Verfahrens (ja)
technische Lösung nicht vom Stand der Technik nahegelegt

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 34.593K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T180008.20091027
T 0047/09 () of 3.12.2009

Online on

17.12.2009

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

3.12.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04N 7/173

Application no.

04739163.6

Keywords:

Neuheit (bejaht)
Entscheidung über die Beschwerde-Zurückverweisung (bejaht)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 24.699K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T004709.20091203
T 1572/06 (Search listing/YAHOO!) of 20.11.2009

Online on

16.12.2009

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

20.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60
G06F 17/30

Application no.

00936393.8

Keywords:

Novelty - no

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.438K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T157206.20091120
T 0227/07 (Disinfectants/PROCTER & GAMBLE) of 24.11.2009

Online on

16.12.2009

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

24.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01N 65/00

Application no.

96924539.8

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes) - non obvious alternative

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.652K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T022707.20091124
T 0422/07 () of 7.12.2009

Online on

16.12.2009

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

7.12.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01R 33/563

Application no.

03009692.9

Keywords:

Divisional appllication
Partiality (no)
Novelty and inventive step (yes)
Added subject-matter (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.351K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T042207.20091207
T 0531/07 () of 10.11.2009

Online on

16.12.2009

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

10.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

E05D 3/06

Application no.

00830304.2

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (no) - after amendments
Broadening of claim (no)
Inventive step (yes) - after amendments

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.854K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T053107.20091110
T 0647/09 () of 11.12.2009

Online on

16.12.2009

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

11.12.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 213/73

Application no.

03027036.7

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 14.976K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T064709.20091211
T 1610/09 (Endpoint and access independent virtual numbers/AT&T) of 11.12.2009

Online on

16.12.2009

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

11.12.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 29/06

Application no.

06121383.1

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.236K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T161009.20091211
T 1349/05 () of 5.11.2009

Online on

15.12.2009

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

5.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06T 7/20

Application no.

02255507.2

Keywords:

Inventive step (main request, first and second auxiliary requests - no)
Inventive step (third auxiliary request - yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 52.438K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T134905.20091105
T 1865/06 () of 10.9.2009

Online on

15.12.2009

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

10.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 20/06

Application no.

01986464.4

Keywords:

Amendments allowable (yes)
Remittal (yes) - fresh case - outstanding issues

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 69.880K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T186506.20090910
T 0100/07 () of 9.7.2009

Online on

15.12.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

9.7.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B62D 21/14

Application no.

01102496.5

Keywords:

Zulassung von verspätet vorgebrachten Beweismitteln (bejaht)
Verletzung des rechtlichen Gehörs (verneint)
Vorlage an die Große Beschwerdekammer (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit: Hauptantrag (verneint)
Zurückverweisung zur weiteren Prüfung (Hilfsanträge)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 41.621K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T010007.20090709
T 1050/07 () of 22.10.2009

Online on

15.12.2009

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

22.10.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 7/13

Application no.

98947623.9

Keywords:

Activité inventive: requête principale (non): amélioration non crédible pour l'ensemble des compositions revendiquées - alternative évidente requête subsidiaire (oui): amélioration crédible dans toute la largeur revendiquée

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 114.700K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T105007.20091022
T 1955/07 () of 22.10.2009

Online on

15.12.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

22.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60J 7/047

Application no.

99963308.4

Keywords:

Inventive step - main request (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 43.156K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T195507.20091022
T 0506/06 (Selective incentive point-of-sale marketing/CATALINA) of 22.9.2009

Online on

14.12.2009

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

22.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 1/12

Application no.

95906202.7

Keywords:

Inventive step (no) - main request, first second and fourth auxiliary requests
Clarity - third auxiliary request (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 65.817K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T050606.20090922
T 0123/07 (Background light/MAASLAND) of 4.12.2009

Online on

14.12.2009

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

4.12.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01J 5/013

Application no.

99203719.2

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.674K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T012307.20091204
T 0140/07 () of 1.10.2009

Online on

14.12.2009

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

1.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B32B 1/10

Application no.

97200021.0

Keywords:

Main request: Inventive step (no)
Auxiliary request 1: Admissibility (yes); Inventive step (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 45.451K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T014007.20091001
T 0291/07 (Veränderung der Anzahl von Menüpunkten/BMW) of 9.10.2009

Online on

14.12.2009

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

9.10.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 3/033

Application no.

03763650.3

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Hilfsantrag 2 - ja nach Änderungen)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 26.046K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T029107.20091009
T 1266/07 () of 26.11.2009

Online on

14.12.2009

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

26.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04Q 7/22

Application no.

96946386.8

Keywords:

Request for oral proceedings be held by video conference (refused)
Inventive step (all requests - no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 71.788K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T126607.20091126
T 0301/08 () of 27.10.2009

Online on

14.12.2009

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

27.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04J 13/04

Application no.

96903224.2

Keywords:

Main and auxiliary request: added subject-matter (yes)
Intermediate generalisation
Reimbursement of appeal fee (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.127K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T030108.20091027
T 0553/08 (BR43x2 receptor/ZYMOGENETICS) of 19.11.2009

Online on

14.12.2009

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

19.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/11

Application no.

00902354.0

Keywords:

Extension of the scope of the claims (no)
Novelty, inventive step, sufficiency of disclosure (yes)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.131K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T055308.20091119
T 0558/08 () of 17.11.2009

Online on

14.12.2009

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

17.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F02M 31/12

Application no.

99918508.5

Keywords:

Novelty (main request): no
Inventive step (main request): no
Late filed request: not admissible

Distribution

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.012K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T055808.20091117
T 1074/05 () of 8.9.2009

Online on

11.12.2009

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

8.9.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04N 7/088

Application no.

00938482.7

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit des Einspruchs (bejaht)
Offenkundige Vorbenutzungen (nicht bewiesen)
Ausreichende Offenbarung (bejaht)
Neuheit (bejaht)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht)

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 51.623K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T107405.20090908
T 1277/05 () of 20.10.2009

Online on

11.12.2009

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

20.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23D 7/00

Application no.

98202536.3

Keywords:

Admissibility of appeal (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Novelty (yes - all requests)
Inventive step (no - all requests)
No reformatio in peius

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 59.848K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T127705.20091020
T 1851/06 (SiC-C/C composite/NGK) of 20.10.2009

Online on

11.12.2009

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

20.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C04B 35/80

Application no.

00102630.1

Keywords:

Main request and auxiliary requests 3, 4: Inventive step (no): no improvement; redefinition of the problem; arbitrary alternative
Auxiliary request 1: Clarity (no): relative and/or ambiguous terms; feature having no well-recognised technical meaning in the technical field
Auxiliary requests 2, 5, 6, 7: Clarity (no): unclear parameter

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C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 131.888K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T185106.20091020
T 0986/07 () of 19.11.2009

Online on

11.12.2009

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

19.11.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08J 9/14

Application no.

96942298.9

Keywords:

Haupt- und Hilfsantrag: Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein - naheliegende Auswahl)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 40.356K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T098607.20091119
T 1093/07 () of 20.11.2009

Online on

11.12.2009

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

20.11.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01G 19/04

Application no.

99963566.7

Keywords:

Entgegenhaltung erstmals in der mündlichen Verhandlung vorgelegt: nicht zugelassen

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 51.039K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T109307.20091120
T 0780/08 (RNA virus/CSIC) of 26.11.2009

Online on

11.12.2009

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

26.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 7/04

Application no.

00990628.0

Keywords:

Sole claim request - objection of insufficient disclosure overcome by amendment
Both parties request maintenance of the patent on its basis
No other objections of the board of its own motion

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 20.298K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T078008.20091126
T 1307/09 () of 4.12.2009

Online on

11.12.2009

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

4.12.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A23C 9/152

Application no.

99947546.0

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 24.034K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T130709.20091204
T 0641/06 (Trägerkörper/RÜCKLEBEN) of 19.11.2009

Online on

10.12.2009

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

19.11.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61L 9/04

Application no.

97915431.7

Keywords:

Einziger Antrag: verspätet - nicht eindeutig gewährbar - nicht in das Verfahren zugelassen - keine gebilligte Fassung

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 24.310K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T064106.20091119
T 0491/07 () of 10.9.2009

Online on

10.12.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

10.9.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60J 7/02

Application no.

02006636.1

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 38.342K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T049107.20090910
T 0944/07 () of 6.11.2009

Online on

10.12.2009

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

6.11.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16F 9/05

Application no.

01909530.6

Keywords:

Neuheit (bejaht)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 25.526K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T094407.20091106
T 1041/07 (Array of organometallic metal ligand compounds/SYMYX) of 1.10.2009

Online on

10.12.2009

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

1.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07B 61/00

Application no.

99203630.1

Keywords:

Amendment (not allowable) - undue combination of features

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.523K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T104107.20091001
T 1089/07 (Combinatorial method/SYMYX) of 6.10.2009

Online on

10.12.2009

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

6.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07F 19/00

Application no.

97934335.7

Keywords:

Amendments (not allowable) - not unambiguously derivable from application as filed, neither explicity nor implictly

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.214K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T108907.20091006
T 1125/07 (Combinatorial synthesis/SYMYX) of 7.10.2009

Online on

10.12.2009

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

7.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07B 61/00

Application no.

99203631.9

Keywords:

Amendments (not allowable) - not unambigously derivable from application as filed, neither explicitly nor implicitly

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.148K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T112507.20091007
T 0605/07 () of 13.10.2009

Online on

09.12.2009

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

13.10.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G01B 3/18

Application no.

98810690.2

Keywords:

Nouveauté et activité inventive (oui)

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D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 54.709K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T060507.20091013
T 1932/07 (Call-center routing/GENESYS) of 8.10.2009

Online on

08.12.2009

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

8.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04M 3/00

Application no.

98908545.1

Keywords:

Inventive step (main and auxiliary requests) - no

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.219K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T193207.20091008
T 1979/07 () of 15.9.2009

Online on

08.12.2009

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

15.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A22C 21/00

Application no.

00204193.7

Keywords:

Main request -novelty of claim 1 (yes)
Remittal for consideration of the undecided issues (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.323K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T197907.20090915
T 0567/08 () of 28.9.2009

Online on

08.12.2009

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

28.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A45D 34/04

Application no.

00917183.6

Keywords:

Limiting extension (yes)
Amendments - claim broadening (yes) (main, auxiliary requests)
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes) (main, auxiliary requests, alternative version)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 52.312K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T056708.20090928
T 1127/09 (Viral vectors/VIRxSYS Corporation) of 25.11.2009

Online on

08.12.2009

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

25.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/87

Application no.

01966434.1

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.086K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T112709.20091125
T 1741/06 () of 16.10.2009

Online on

07.12.2009

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

16.10.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G08G 1/01

Application no.

01992987.6

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - ja (Hauptantrag)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 44.046K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T174106.20091016
T 1829/06 () of 10.11.2009

Online on

07.12.2009

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

10.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 31/048

Application no.

99124055.7

Keywords:

Public prior use (yes)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.290K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T182906.20091110
T 1184/09 () of 30.11.2009

Online on

07.12.2009

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

30.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 21/64

Application no.

05004884.2

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.370K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T118409.20091130
T 1339/07 () of 27.11.2009

Online on

04.12.2009

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

27.11.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G02B 21/26

Application no.

01101475.0

Keywords:

Klarheit (ja)
Neuheit und erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja-nach Änderung)

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D

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 26.886K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T133907.20091127
T 0371/08 () of 1.12.2009

Online on

04.12.2009

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

1.12.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65D 41/04

Application no.

04803969.7

Keywords:

Klarheitsmangel - ja

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 30.760K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T037108.20091201
T 0018/09 (Neutrokine/HUMAN GENOME SCIENCES) of 21.10.2009

Online on

04.12.2009

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

21.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/12

Application no.

96939612.6

Keywords:

Main request - added subject-matter (no); extension of protection (no); clarity (yes); sufficiency of disclosure (yes); industrial application (yes); novelty (yes); inventive step (yes).

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 177.048K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T001809.20091021
R 0012/09 () of 3.12.2009

Online on

03.12.2009

Board

EBA

Decision date

3.12.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C22C 19/00

Application no.

00912365.4

Keywords:

Antrag auf Ablehnung - unzulässig

Distribution

B

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 36.434K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:R001209.20091203
T 1308/06 (Aqueous compositions containing a quinoxaline/ALLERGAN) of 17.11.2009

Online on

03.12.2009

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

17.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 47/38

Application no.

01952527.8

Keywords:

Main request and auxiliary request contravene Article 123(2) EPC

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 57.685K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T130806.20091117
T 1779/06 (Segmenting cache/EMC) of 26.11.2009

Online on

03.12.2009

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

26.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 12/08

Application no.

00122104.3

Keywords:

Clarity (no)
Added subject-matter (yes)
Inventive step (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 20.969K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T177906.20091126
T 1832/06 (Laminatfußboden/KRONOPLUS) of 16.10.2009

Online on

03.12.2009

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

16.10.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

D21H 23/72

Application no.

99973654.9

Keywords:

Ausreichende Offenbarung - alle Anträge (nein)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 33.522K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T183206.20091016
T 1794/07 (Vorimprägnat/TECHNOCELL) of 21.10.2009

Online on

03.12.2009

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

21.10.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

D21H 27/00

Application no.

02719794.6

Keywords:

Ausführbarkeit (ja) bei adäquater Lesart von Anspruch 1

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 72.588K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T179407.20091021
T 1527/09 (Rights Management/PROVIDENT INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY) of 27.11.2009

Online on

03.12.2009

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

27.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 1/00

Application no.

05025441.6

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds
Request of reimbursement of appeal fee (refused)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 16.479K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T152709.20091127
T 0288/06 (Interlayer film/SEKISUI CHEMICAL CO LTD) of 23.10.2009

Online on

02.12.2009

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

23.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C03C 27/12

Application no.

98911011.9

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure - no: Unusual measurement method for essential claim parameter not sufficiently disclosed

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 96.218K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T028806.20091023
T 1886/06 (Pigmentpräparation/MERCK) of 23.10.2009

Online on

02.12.2009

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

23.10.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C09C 1/00

Application no.

00947844.7

Keywords:

Ausführbarkeit (ja): Die reine Mutmaßung, der Schutzbereich der Ansprüche könne sich auf nicht offenbarte Varianten erstrecken, reicht nicht aus.
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 81.968K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T188606.20091023
T 0150/07 (Washing method/KAO CORPORATION) of 27.10.2009

Online on

02.12.2009

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

27.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/08

Application no.

95930034.4

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (no): 'novelty test' not to be applied
Admissibility of the clarity ojection (no): alleged lack of clarity not arising from the amendments to the granted claim 1
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.809K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T015007.20091027
T 0727/07 () of 20.10.2009

Online on

02.12.2009

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

20.10.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G06K 19/07
G06K 19/073

Application no.

99902596.8

Keywords:

Nouveauté (oui)
Activité inventive (oui)
Extension de l'objet de la demande (non)

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 46.037K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T072707.20091020
T 0863/07 () of 23.11.2009

Online on

02.12.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

23.11.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60R 21/34

Application no.

04027486.2

Keywords:

Ausführbarkeit (nein)
Klarheit (nein)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 26.073K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T086307.20091123
T 1155/07 () of 24.11.2009

Online on

02.12.2009

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

24.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/14

Application no.

02717011.7

Keywords:

Clarity: no

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.109K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T115507.20091124
T 0354/08 () of 22.9.2009

Online on

02.12.2009

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

22.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A47B 9/04

Application no.

02075543.5

Keywords:

Novelty - enabling disclosure (yes)
Novelty - (no) (main request)
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes) (auxiliary requests)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 39.659K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T035408.20090922
T 0744/08 (Recovery of virus/XENOVA) of 16.11.2009

Online on

02.12.2009

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

16.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 7/02

Application no.

98938765.9

Keywords:

Main request: clarity (no)
Auxiliary request 1: clarity (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.351K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T074408.20091116
T 1684/06 (Cellulose pulp bleaching /CHEMREC) of 24.9.2009

Online on

01.12.2009

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

24.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C01B 15/01

Application no.

93924842.3

Keywords:

Inventive step (no) - starting point: prior use (corroborated by a further document); obviousness: common general knowledge and incentive in prior art.

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 44.940K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T168406.20090924
T 0509/07 () of 30.9.2009

Online on

01.12.2009

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

30.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06T 15/70

Application no.

01918222.9

Keywords:

Main request not admitted into the appeal proceedings
Treatment of non-technical problem described in the application

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 43.604K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T050907.20090930
T 0538/07 () of 27.10.2009

Online on

01.12.2009

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

27.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F25J 3/06
F25J 3/00

Application no.

99948628.5

Keywords:

Extension of subject-matter (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.476K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T053807.20091027
T 2046/07 () of 21.10.2009

Online on

01.12.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

21.10.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60N 2/06

Application no.

00120195.3

Keywords:

Unzulässige Erweiterung (nein)
Verspätet eingereichte Beweismittel (nicht zugelassen)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 29.005K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T204607.20091021
T 0473/08 () of 28.10.2009

Online on

01.12.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

28.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D06B 5/16

Application no.

01900189.0

Keywords:

Patentable invention - technical features (yes)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.620K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T047308.20091028
T 1308/08 () of 14.10.2009

Online on

01.12.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

14.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F01N 3/28

Application no.

02016258.2

Keywords:

Main request - inventive step (no)
Auxiliary requests 1-6 - late-filed - no clear disclosure - not admitted

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 46.204K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T130808.20091014

November 2009

T 1631/06 (Precipitation squeeze method/INEOS) of 6.11.2009

Online on

30.11.2009

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

6.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

E21B 37/06

Application no.

97950339.8

Keywords:

Novelty (yes) - no direct and unambiguous disclosure

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.010K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T163106.20091106
T 0622/07 () of 15.10.2009

Online on

30.11.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

15.10.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60K 6/02

Application no.

96943053.7

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Hauptantrag, Hilfsantrag B: nein)
Unzulässige Erweiterung (Hilfsantrag A, C: ja)
Verspätetes Vorbringen (Hilfsantrag D: ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 41.809K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T062207.20091015
T 1404/07 () of 27.11.2009

Online on

30.11.2009

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

27.11.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E04B 1/66

Application no.

04786746.0

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 28.905K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T140407.20091127
T 1760/07 () of 23.11.2009

Online on

30.11.2009

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

23.11.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01N 21/61

Application no.

98114890.1

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit: bejaht

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 26.249K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T176007.20091123
T 0485/08 (Pre-formed peroxycarboxylic acid/PROCTER & GAMBLE) of 30.10.2009

Online on

30.11.2009

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

30.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/00

Application no.

99958881.7

Keywords:

Inventive step (all requests) (no) - obvious to try

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.235K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T048508.20091030
T 0932/08 () of 6.11.2009

Online on

30.11.2009

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

6.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01S 13/44
G01S 13/34
G01S 7/285
G01S 7/35
G01S 13/93

Application no.

05004895.8

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.391K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T093208.20091106
T 1294/08 () of 12.11.2009

Online on

30.11.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

12.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B21B 1/28

Application no.

99964840.5

Keywords:

Late-filed requests - not admitted because not clearly allowable

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.433K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T129408.20091112
T 1869/07 () of 8.10.2009

Online on

29.11.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

8.10.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60S 1/08

Application no.

99906031.2

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Hauptantrag: nein)(Hilfsantrag: ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 28.021K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T186907.20091008
J 0001/09 (Otoplastik für Hinter-dem-Ohr-Hörgeräte/ERICH BAYER) of 6.10.2009

Online on

27.11.2009

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

6.10.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04R 25/00

Application no.

03007811.7

Keywords:

Ermässigung der Prüfungsgebühr (nein)

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 141.007K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:J000109.20091006
T 1194/06 (Arylalkylamine carbamates/LABOARATORIOS S.A.L.V.A.T.) of 6.8.2009

Online on

27.11.2009

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

6.8.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 453/02

Application no.

01943553.6

Keywords:

Main and first auxiliary request: not allowable (reformatio in peius)
Admission of a late filed unsubstantiated objection (no)
Second auxiliary request: Novelty (yes) - individual compounds novel over generic disclosure; iventive step (yes) - improved selectivity not obvious

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 84.081K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T119406.20090806
T 1645/06 () of 20.10.2009

Online on

27.11.2009

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

20.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01J 29/86

Application no.

99890066.6

Keywords:

Novelty (yes) - after amendment
Inventive step (no) - after amendment

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 109.473K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T164506.20091020
T 0212/07 () of 18.11.2009

Online on

27.11.2009

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

18.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

E04F 13/08

Application no.

01310002.9

Keywords:

Main request - novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)
Different apportionment of costs (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 41.094K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T021207.20091118
T 0215/07 () of 14.10.2009

Online on

27.11.2009

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

14.10.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65H 63/06

Application no.

02003948.3

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 29.799K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T021507.20091014
T 0771/07 () of 14.10.2009

Online on

27.11.2009

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

14.10.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E04C 5/06

Application no.

98966280.4

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit verspätet vorgebrachter Beweismittel (verneint)
Hauptantrag - Neuheit (bejaht)
Hauptantrag - Erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 80.989K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T077107.20091014
T 1160/07 () of 28.7.2009

Online on

27.11.2009

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

28.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B26B 21/52

Application no.

01979553.3

Keywords:

Document D10 not admitted in opposition proceedings - exercise of discretion (incorrect)
D10 to be considered as closest prior art (yes)
Skilled person - product designer which at least consults expert in the technology of molding small plastic parts
Inventive step (no, all requests)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 75.839K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T116007.20090728
T 1265/07 () of 22.10.2009

Online on

27.11.2009

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

22.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B41M 3/14

Application no.

97942714.3

Keywords:

Extension beyond the content of the application as filed (main request, auxiliary requests 1-3, yes; auxiliary request 5, no)
Novelty (auxiliary request 5, yes)
Remittal (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.181K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T126507.20091022
T 1701/07 () of 20.10.2009

Online on

27.11.2009

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

20.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G05B 19/401

Application no.

02251118.2

Keywords:

Inventive step (main and first auxiliary request - no)
Support by the description (second auxiliary request - no)
Late filed auxiliary requests - not admitted

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.961K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T170107.20091020
T 1936/07 (Solution pH/PROCTER & GAMBLE) of 13.10.2009

Online on

27.11.2009

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

13.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/04

Application no.

95928210.4

Keywords:

Admissibility of the Appellant's late filed experimental report: no
Inventive step (all requests): no - technical advantage not proven over example of the closest prior art having the least technical differences with respect to the claimed subject-matter

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.665K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T193607.20091013
T 0159/08 () of 3.11.2009

Online on

27.11.2009

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

3.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D21F 7/08

Application no.

00306094.4

Keywords:

Novelty (main request, yes)
Inventive step (main request, yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.047K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T015908.20091103
T 0812/08 () of 27.10.2009

Online on

27.11.2009

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

27.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B05D 7/00

Application no.

98922257.5

Keywords:

Admissibility of amendments (yes)
Clarity (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Remittal to department of first instance for further prosecution

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.745K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T081208.20091027
T 1052/08 () of 6.10.2009

Online on

27.11.2009

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

6.10.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04Q 7/32

Application no.

03003367.4

Keywords:

Offenbarung in der früheren Anmeldung (Hauptantrag - verneint)
Zulässigkeit (Hilfsantrag 1 - mangels Klarheit verneint)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Hilfsantrag 2 - verneint)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 29.504K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T105208.20091006
T 1552/09 () of 19.10.2009

Online on

27.11.2009

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

19.10.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16J 15/16

Application no.

05019423.2

Keywords:

Entrichtung der Einspruchsgebühr durch Abbuchungsauftrag - Konto nicht gedeckt
Einspruchsgebühr fristgerecht entrichtet - ja
Einspruch gilt als eingelegt - ja

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 74.021K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T155209.20091019
T 1180/07 () of 6.11.2009

Online on

26.11.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

6.11.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F01M 13/04

Application no.

01969261.5

Keywords:

Hauptantrag - Verstoß gegen Art. 123 (2) EPÜ
Hilfsanträge 1 und 2 - nicht zum Verfahren zugelassen

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 32.911K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T118007.20091106
T 0225/08 () of 15.10.2009

Online on

26.11.2009

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

15.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A21C 9/04

Application no.

02076360.3

Keywords:

Novelty (main request): no
Inventive step (auxiliary requests): no

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.879K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T022508.20091015
T 0374/08 () of 22.10.2009

Online on

26.11.2009

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

22.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A43B 5/00

Application no.

98911367.5

Keywords:

Inventive step (main and auxiliary request): no
Claim interpretation

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.576K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T037408.20091022
T 0165/09 () of 23.11.2009

Online on

26.11.2009

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

23.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65B 9/04

Application no.

02769002.3

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T016509.20091123
T 0725/05 (Humanized Immunoglobulins II/PDL) of 14.10.2009

Online on

25.11.2009

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

14.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 16/46

Application no.

95105609.2

Keywords:

Substantial procedural violation, remittal, reimbursement of the appeal fee, referral of questions to the EBA - (no)
First auxiliary request - added subject-matter - (yes)
Second auxiliary request - admissibility - (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T072505.20091014
T 0816/06 (High viscosity controlled delivery system/DURECT) of 22.10.2009

Online on

25.11.2009

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

22.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 47/26

Application no.

98948113.0

Keywords:

Novelty (no): Main request: all features anticipated by state of the art
Novelty (yes): Auxiliary request: claimed subject-matter not individualised in closest state of the art

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T081606.20091022
T 1392/07 () of 30.9.2009

Online on

24.11.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

30.9.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60S 1/08

Application no.

00952909.0

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 24.030K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T139207.20090930
T 0027/08 () of 12.11.2009

Online on

24.11.2009

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

12.11.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B22D 11/12
B22D 11/128

Application no.

01995634.1

Keywords:

Neuheit (verneint)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 25.922K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T002708.20091112
J 0010/08 (Retraction of withdrawal/BACTERIN) of 16.11.2009

Online on

23.11.2009

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

16.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 33/38

Application no.

05744133.9

Keywords:

Retraction of withdrawal of a patent application

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:J001008.20091116
T 0391/07 (Immunotherapy of cancer/UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA) of 13.1.2009

Online on

23.11.2009

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

13.1.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 39/02

Application no.

95939926.2

Keywords:

Main request; added subject-matter (no); inventive step (yes)

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European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T039107.20090113
T 1830/07 () of 23.10.2009

Online on

23.11.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

23.10.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B21B 37/42

Application no.

02001665.5

Keywords:

Neuheit - ja
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - ja

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 25.116K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T183007.20091023
T 1092/08 () of 3.11.2009

Online on

23.11.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

3.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23K 26/34

Application no.

02252606.5

Keywords:

Late-filed requests - not admitted

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.904K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T109208.20091103
T 1796/08 () of 10.11.2009

Online on

23.11.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

10.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A41B 15/00

Application no.

98938129.8

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes - non-obvious combination of known features)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.420K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T179608.20091110
T 2062/08 (Pharmazeutische Zusammensetzung/STADA) of 15.10.2009

Online on

23.11.2009

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

15.10.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 7/42

Application no.

05005536.7

Keywords:

Neuheit (ja) - nach Einschränkung
Zurückverweisung (ja)

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C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 22.697K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T206208.20091015
T 0048/09 () of 13.11.2009

Online on

23.11.2009

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

13.11.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B22D 13/04

Application no.

03722201.5

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 15.676K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T004809.20091113
W 0003/09 (Zielsubstanz enthaltendes Produkt/DEGUSSA) of 26.10.2009

Online on

23.11.2009

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

26.10.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C12P 13/02

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Uneinheitlichkeit a posteriori (nein)

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C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 30.757K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:W000309.20091026
W 0009/09 (Gene expression profiling V/SOURCE PRECISION MEDICINE) of 16.11.2009

Online on

23.11.2009

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

16.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/68

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Lack of unity a posteriori (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.645K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:W000909.20091116
T 0682/06 (Extended release formulations/ABBOTT LABORATORIES) of 29.10.2009

Online on

20.11.2009

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

29.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/704

Application no.

98907722.7

Keywords:

Claim 1 of all requests: Added matter (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 83.087K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T068206.20091029
T 0101/07 () of 16.11.2009

Online on

20.11.2009

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

16.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02B 21/00

Application no.

98903774.2

Keywords:

Claim 1 - support, clarity, inventive step (after amendment - yes)
Remittal for adaption of remainder of application

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 63.609K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T010107.20091116
T 0828/07 () of 29.10.2009

Online on

20.11.2009

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

29.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01C 21/34

Application no.

02256264.9

Keywords:

Basis of disclosure for amendments
Inventive step (no)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.436K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T082807.20091029
T 0979/07 () of 15.10.2009

Online on

20.11.2009

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

15.10.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01N 27/414

Application no.

00124164.5

Keywords:

Erst in der mündlichen Verhandlung vorgelegter Anspruchssatz - Zulässigkeit (nein): nicht recherchierte, geänderte Sachlage

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 26.303K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T097907.20091015
T 1459/09 () of 17.11.2009

Online on

20.11.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

17.11.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23D 61/02

Application no.

05769649.4

Keywords:

Zurückweisung (ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 25.179K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T145909.20091117
T 1976/09 () of 12.11.2009

Online on

20.11.2009

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

12.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/075

Application no.

03255007.1

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 16.099K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T197609.20091112
T 0345/07 (Composition for preventing formation of gas hydrates/ISP Investments) of 15.9.2009

Online on

19.11.2009

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

15.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 7/20

Application no.

97910068.2

Keywords:

All requests: Inventive step (no) - obvious alternative

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.562K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T034507.20090915
T 0411/07 (Verfahren zur Herstellung von Hörgeräten/PHONAK) of 3.11.2009

Online on

19.11.2009

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

3.11.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04R 25/00

Application no.

00956012.9

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Hauptantrag) - verneint
Zulässigkeit (Hilfsantrag) - verneint

Distribution

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 27.113K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T041107.20091103
T 0781/07 () of 25.9.2009

Online on

19.11.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

25.9.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60D 1/52

Application no.

01128747.1

Keywords:

Neuheit: Hauptantrag (verneint)
Verspätet vorgebrachtes Dokument - Zulässigkeit (bejaht)
Hilfsanträge - Zulässigkeit (bejaht), Zurückverweisung (bejaht)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 38.702K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T078107.20090925
T 0916/07 () of 1.9.2009

Online on

19.11.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

1.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60J 5/04

Application no.

01103361.0

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (no)
Clarity - claims (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 42.827K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T091607.20090901
T 1929/08 (Encoding/Decoding of training sequences/AT&T) of 24.9.2009

Online on

19.11.2009

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

24.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 1/02

Application no.

96302679.4

Keywords:

Main request - clarity (no)
Auxiliary requests 1 and 2 - Added subject-matter (yes)
Auxiliary request 3 - clarity and novelty (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.333K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T192908.20090924
T 0483/09 () of 11.11.2009

Online on

19.11.2009

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

11.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A44B 18/00

Application no.

99201280.7

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 17.634K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T048309.20091111
T 1104/07 () of 24.7.2009

Online on

18.11.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

24.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D03D 27/10

Application no.

00202475.0

Keywords:

Novelty (Main and first auxiliary requests) - no
Novelty and inventive step (second auxiliary request) - yes
Prohibition of reformatio in peius - yes

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 22.145K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T110407.20090724
T 0791/09 () of 12.11.2009

Online on

18.11.2009

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

12.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 5/04

Application no.

00993015.7

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.470K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T079109.20091112
D 0017/08 () of 21.9.2009

Online on

17.11.2009

Board

DBA

Decision date

21.9.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords:

-

Distribution

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 26.977K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:D001708.20090921
T 1594/06 () of 13.10.2009

Online on

17.11.2009

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

13.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01R 31/36

Application no.

99921254.1

Keywords:

Novelty - no (all requests)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.806K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T159406.20091013
T 1742/06 () of 8.10.2009

Online on

17.11.2009

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

8.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G08G 1/00

Application no.

99903342.6

Keywords:

Inventive step - no

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 39.496K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T174206.20091008
T 1797/06 () of 22.10.2009

Online on

17.11.2009

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

22.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03F 1/32

Application no.

04252281.3

Keywords:

Main request - Inadmissible extension (yes); Insufficiency of disclosure (yes)
First and second auxiliary requests - Inventive step (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.111K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T179706.20091022
T 1483/07 (Beta-amyloid peptide/ELAN) of 7.7.2009

Online on

17.11.2009

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

7.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 33/53

Application no.

93921300.5

Keywords:

Admissibility of the sole request (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 103.699K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T148307.20090707
T 0198/08 () of 29.10.2009

Online on

17.11.2009

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

29.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

E02D 29/02

Application no.

02253503.3

Keywords:

Claims - number of independent claims
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step - alternative solution to the objective problem

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.511K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T019808.20091029
T 0304/08 (Method for reducing malodor/BASF) of 26.8.2009

Online on

17.11.2009

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

26.8.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 15/46

Application no.

93105039.7

Keywords:

Novelty (no) - purpose of the claimed method not a functional technical feature

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.520K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T030408.20090826
T 0889/08 (Alphavirus/NOVARTIS) of 27.10.2009

Online on

17.11.2009

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

27.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/86

Application no.

95115460.8

Keywords:

Added matter (no)
Extension of the protection conferred (no)
Clarity (yes)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 77.565K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T088908.20091027
T 1427/09 (Electronic filing of appeals/ERICSSON) of 17.11.2009

Online on

17.11.2009

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

17.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 1/00

Application no.

01962282.8

Keywords:

Electronic filing of appeal documents without required enhanced electronic signature of an authorised person - subsequent filing of signed documents under Rule 50(3) EPC (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 20.643K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T142709.20091117
T 1654/06 () of 29.9.2009

Online on

16.11.2009

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

29.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G08C 25/02

Application no.

03709072.7

Keywords:

Inventive step - no

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.360K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T165406.20090929
T 1871/06 () of 7.10.2009

Online on

16.11.2009

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

7.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23K 1/14

Application no.

98951573.9

Keywords:

Admittance of late-filed documents (no)
Main request (rejected - added subject-matter)
First and second auxiliary requests (not admitted in the procedure - not overcoming the objection raised with regard to the main request)
Third auxiliary request (inventive step - yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 60.152K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T187106.20091007
T 0529/07 (Staggered keyboard/RESEARCH IN MOTION) of 1.10.2009

Online on

16.11.2009

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

1.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 1/16

Application no.

04017364.3

Keywords:

Inventive step - main and auxiliary requests (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.762K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T052907.20091001
T 1440/07 (Gene expression/SERONO) of 23.9.2009

Online on

16.11.2009

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

23.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/67

Application no.

96203412.0

Keywords:

Main request - added subject-matter (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure (no)
Auxiliary request - sufficiency of disclosure (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 85.014K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T144007.20090923
T 1074/08 (Streptococcus/ID BIOMEDICAL) of 13.10.2009

Online on

16.11.2009

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

13.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/31

Application no.

03701402.4

Keywords:

Main request - added subject-matter - no
Novelty - yes
Inventive step - yes
Sufficiency of disclosure - yes

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 72.379K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T107408.20091013
T 0681/09 () of 11.11.2009

Online on

16.11.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

11.11.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F01D 9/02

Application no.

02026895.9

Keywords:

Neuheit (bejaht, nach Änderung)
Zurückverweisung (ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 24.808K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T068109.20091111
T 0844/05 () of 6.10.2009

Online on

13.11.2009

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

6.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/173

Application no.

00980635.7

Keywords:

Form of appeal - grounds - sufficient substantiation (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 22.160K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T084405.20091006
T 0122/07 () of 24.9.2009

Online on

13.11.2009

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

24.9.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

F16D 69/02

Application no.

95913206.9

Keywords:

Pièces soumises tardivement
Pouvoir discrétionnaire de la division d'opposition
Vice substantiel de procédure (non)
Remboursement de la taxe de recours (non)
Nouveauté (oui)
Activité inventive (oui)
Nouveau motif d'opposition (irrecevable)
Répartition des frais (non)

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 56.564K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T012207.20090924
T 0791/07 () of 20.10.2009

Online on

13.11.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

20.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23C 5/00

Application no.

01102973.3

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.810K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T079107.20091020
T 0355/08 () of 6.10.2009

Online on

13.11.2009

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

6.10.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A47L 7/04

Application no.

00956321.4

Keywords:

Änderung - Erweiterung (bejaht: Hauptantrag)
Klarheit der Ansprüche (verneint: Haupt-, Hilfsantrag Ia)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (verneint: Hilfsantrag II)

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 34.182K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T035508.20091006
T 0004/07 () of 16.9.2009

Online on

12.11.2009

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

16.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 31/10

Application no.

97907768.2

Keywords:

Main, first to seventh auxiliary requests, auxiliary request 1A - inventive step (no)
Eighth to tenth auxiliary request - prohibition of reformatio in peius (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 54.126K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T000407.20090916
T 0866/07 () of 30.9.2009

Online on

12.11.2009

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

30.9.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

F28D 1/04

Application no.

03811007.8

Keywords:

Nouveauté
Activité inventive

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 45.965K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T086607.20090930
T 1547/07 (Modifying characteristics of a signal received at a receiving station … of 29.9.2009

Online on

12.11.2009

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

29.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04B 17/00

Application no.

00912108.8

Keywords:

Admissibility (yes)
Decision by reference sufficiently reasoned (yes)
Added subject-matter (yes)
Clarity (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.394K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T154707.20090929
T 0144/08 () of 22.10.2009

Online on

12.11.2009

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

22.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 16/12

Application no.

98305273.9

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.803K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T014408.20091022
T 1502/08 (Taco Shell/GENERAL MILLS MARKETING, INC.) of 16.10.2009

Online on

12.11.2009

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

16.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A21D 13/00

Application no.

02793929.7

Keywords:

Admissibility - auxiliary requests 5-6 (yes)
Inventive step - main request and auxiliary requests 1-6 (no): taco shells having a flat base are obvious in the light of the prior art

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.424K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T150208.20091016
T 0151/07 () of 1.10.2009

Online on

11.11.2009

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

1.10.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

E05B 65/08

Application no.

98400682.5

Keywords:

Nouveauté (oui)
Activité inventive (oui)
Recevabilité d'une objection qui n'avait pas été maintenue devant la première instance (oui)

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 40.911K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T015107.20091001
T 0701/07 () of 17.9.2009

Online on

11.11.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

17.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B64G 1/24

Application no.

95943583.5

Keywords:

Admissibility of request filed in oral proceedings (yes)
Extended subject-matter (no)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.575K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T070107.20090917
T 1689/07 () of 6.11.2009

Online on

11.11.2009

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

6.11.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 15/56

Application no.

04101870.6

Keywords:

Aesthetic creation (no): invention achieves a technical effect - claimed subject-matter is per se not an aesthetic creation

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.948K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T168907.20091106
T 0337/04 (Mineral fibres II/ROCKWOOL) of 3.12.2008

Online on

10.11.2009

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

3.12.2008

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C03C 13/00

Application no.

95937881.1

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure: no - claimed subject-matter limited by a range of values of a parameter which is to be calculated, not measured - incomplete teaching of the reference document setting out the calculation model to be used when determining the parameter value - determination of the calculated parameter value not possible throughout the whole ambit of the claim due to a lack of the required data - completing the teaching of the reference document requires an undue amount of experimentation

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 146.860K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2008:T033704.20081203
T 1637/06 () of 6.10.2009

Online on

10.11.2009

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

6.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H02K 7/118

Application no.

99910348.4

Keywords:

Basis of decision - request for revocation by proprietor

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 16.947K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T163706.20091006
T 1670/06 () of 14.10.2009

Online on

10.11.2009

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

14.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 17/22

Application no.

02707731.2

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.654K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T167006.20091014
T 0644/07 () of 16.10.2009

Online on

10.11.2009

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

16.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F24C 15/32
A21B 1/48

Application no.

02075021.2

Keywords:

Clarity (yes)
Extended subject-matter (no)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.232K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T064407.20091016
T 0718/07 () of 22.9.2009

Online on

10.11.2009

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

22.9.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F27D 15/02
F27B 21/02
F23H 7/08

Application no.

97114286.4

Keywords:

Hauptantrag: unzulässige Erweiterung
1. Hilfsantrag: mangelnde erfinderische Tätigkeit
2. Hilfsantrag: verspätet, nicht zugelassen

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 35.773K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T071807.20090922
T 1473/07 () of 27.10.2009

Online on

10.11.2009

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

27.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 1/28

Application no.

01274336.5

Keywords:

Novelty and inventive step (yes) - after amendments

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.311K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T147307.20091027
T 1231/08 () of 22.9.2009

Online on

10.11.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

22.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B64D 29/06

Application no.

97202901.1

Keywords:

Opposition grounds - extension of subject-matter - no after amendment
Amended request during oral proceedings (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 92.697K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T123108.20090922
T 1405/08 () of 24.9.2009

Online on

10.11.2009

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

24.9.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H01R 13/52

Application no.

02008426.5

Keywords:

-

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 48.336K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T140508.20090924
T 1168/05 () of 13.10.2009

Online on

09.11.2009

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

13.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 5/445

Application no.

03005155.1

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 47.506K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T116805.20091013
T 0016/07 (Substrat revêtu pour verres bombés/SAINT GOBAIN) of 11.9.2009

Online on

09.11.2009

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

11.9.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C03C 17/36

Application no.

95402926.0

Keywords:

Modifications (acceptées)
Nouveauté (oui)

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 51.665K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T001607.20090911
T 0067/07 (OFDM pulse shaping/TELIASONERA) of 16.9.2009

Online on

09.11.2009

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

16.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 27/26

Application no.

97850081.7

Keywords:

Inventive step - no

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.385K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T006707.20090916
T 0452/07 () of 13.10.2009

Online on

09.11.2009

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

13.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16F 1/38

Application no.

99916378.5

Keywords:

Novelty (no)
Inventive step (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.263K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T045207.20091013
T 0920/07 () of 20.10.2009

Online on

09.11.2009

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

20.10.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E06B 1/56

Application no.

96115027.3

Keywords:

Neuheit - erteilte Fassung (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - erteilte Fassung (nein)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 19.831K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T092007.20091020
T 1335/07 () of 1.10.2009

Online on

09.11.2009

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

1.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 10/00

Application no.

00984663.5

Keywords:

Main request, first and fourth auxiliary requests - amendment - added subject-matter - yes
First, second, third, fifth, sixth, seventh auxiliary requests - extension of scope of protection - yes

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 67.773K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T133507.20091001
T 1428/07 (Field programmable radio/HARRIS) of 15.9.2009

Online on

09.11.2009

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

15.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04B 1/26

Application no.

98957509.7

Keywords:

Inventive step - no (main request)
Admissibility - no (auxiliary request)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.514K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T142807.20090915
T 0193/08 () of 27.10.2009

Online on

09.11.2009

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

27.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 18/14

Application no.

01939887.4

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes, after amendment)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.172K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T019308.20091027
T 1000/08 (Advertisement selection/SONY) of 14.10.2009

Online on

09.11.2009

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

14.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30
G06F 17/60

Application no.

02733362.4

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.296K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T100008.20091014
T 0354/09 () of 27.10.2009

Online on

09.11.2009

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

27.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 17/22

Application no.

01966137.0

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.406K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T035409.20091027
T 0713/09 () of 27.10.2009

Online on

09.11.2009

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

27.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 5/441

Application no.

00114415.3

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.805K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T071309.20091027
T 1109/07 () of 9.9.2009

Online on

06.11.2009

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

9.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08G 18/20

Application no.

95102022.1

Keywords:

Main request - novelty - no
First auxiliary request - clarity - no
Second auxiliary request added subject-matter - yes
Third auxiliary request - maintenance in amended form

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 94.960K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T110907.20090909
T 1369/09 () of 28.10.2009

Online on

06.11.2009

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

28.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/135

Application no.

03761278.5

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.470K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T136909.20091028
T 1183/05 () of 29.7.2009

Online on

05.11.2009

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

29.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/26

Application no.

97117423.0

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (no) - main request, auxiliary requests A to D
Inventive step (yes) - auxiliary request E
Amendments - extension of protection (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.188K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T118305.20090729
T 0700/06 (Content usage management system/PANASONIC) of 18.9.2009

Online on

05.11.2009

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

18.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 1/00

Application no.

02001970.9

Keywords:

Extension of subject-matter - (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.774K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T070006.20090918
T 0097/07 () of 7.10.2009

Online on

05.11.2009

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

7.10.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C22F 1/04

Application no.

00112192.0

Keywords:

Neuheit, erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja) - nach Änderungen

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 33.989K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T009707.20091007
T 0149/08 () of 29.9.2009

Online on

05.11.2009

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

29.9.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H01L 23/498

Application no.

99960780.7

Keywords:

Während der mündlichen Verhandlung eingereichter Hilfsantrag 3a nicht zugelassen

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 53.086K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T014908.20090929
T 1214/03 (Hydraulic binder/ITALCEMENTI) of 26.3.2009

Online on

04.11.2009

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

26.3.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C04B 22/06

Application no.

97936651.5

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes): effect noticeable even at low concentrations of catalyst

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.034K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T121403.20090326
T 0588/05 (Computer-assisted telemarketing/WEST DIRECT) of 23.9.2009

Online on

04.11.2009

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

23.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60

Application no.

99908490.8

Keywords:

Inventive step - no

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.472K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T058805.20090923
T 0751/06 () of 20.9.2009

Online on

04.11.2009

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

20.9.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E06B 7/23

Application no.

96112113.4

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 16.011K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T075106.20090920
T 0341/07 () of 16.9.2009

Online on

04.11.2009

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

16.9.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C23C 8/00

Application no.

98948630.3

Keywords:

Recevabilité des modifications (requête principale - oui)
Nouveauté (requête principale - oui)
Activité inventive (requête principale - oui)

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 57.943K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T034107.20090916
T 0465/07 () of 22.7.2009

Online on

04.11.2009

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

22.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 10/00

Application no.

98300343.5

Keywords:

Opposition grounds - extension of subject matter (main and first auxiliary requests: yes)
Opposition grounds - insufficiency of disclosure (second auxiliary request: yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 241.914K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T046507.20090722
T 0611/07 (Superabsorbent polymers/EVONIK) of 18.9.2009

Online on

04.11.2009

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

18.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 15/60

Application no.

99943177.8

Keywords:

All requests: inventive step (no) - purported improvement not shown - reformulation of problem - arbitrary range - obvious alternative

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 81.400K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T061107.20090918
T 0633/07 (Corporate travel planning/SABRE) of 30.9.2009

Online on

04.11.2009

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

30.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60

Application no.

96306476.1

Keywords:

Inventive step - main request and auxiliary requests 1-5,
7-15, 17-20 (no)
Clarity - auxiliary requests 6 and 16 (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.519K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T063307.20090930
T 1172/07 () of 10.7.2009

Online on

04.11.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

10.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B63C 11/12

Application no.

99830769.8

Keywords:

Insufficiency of disclosure (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 71.219K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T117207.20090710
T 0167/08 () of 13.10.2009

Online on

04.11.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

13.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B64D 29/08

Application no.

00204598.7

Keywords:

Inventive step - yes

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.354K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T016708.20091013
T 0862/09 () of 9.10.2009

Online on

04.11.2009

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

9.10.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08F 2/20

Application no.

06123839.0

Keywords:

Änderungen - zugelassen
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (bejaht)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 80.093K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T086209.20091009
T 0354/04 (Mineral fibres III/ROCKWOOL) of 20.1.2009

Online on

03.11.2009

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

20.1.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C03C 13/00

Application no.

97107511.4

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure (no):
- determination of a calculated parameter value delimiting the claimed subject-matter not possible throughout the whole ambit of the claim
- incomplete teaching of the reference document for the calculation
- completing the teaching of the reference document requires an undue amount of experimentation

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 137.972K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T035404.20090120
T 1001/05 () of 10.7.2009

Online on

03.11.2009

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

10.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 1/00

Application no.

99110022.3

Keywords:

Novelty - availability to the public (yes)
Inventive step - no (all requests)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 47.324K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T100105.20090710
T 0408/06 (Data copyright management/INTARSIA) of 24.7.2009

Online on

03.11.2009

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

24.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 1/00

Application no.

98109085.5

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes) - main request
Remittal for adaptation of the description and figures

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.345K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T040806.20090724
T 1345/06 (Polyamide pulp/KOLON) of 29.9.2009

Online on

03.11.2009

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

29.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D21H 13/26

Application no.

97942283.9

Keywords:

Admissibility of a new ground of opposition (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - main request (yes)
Novelty and inventive step - main request (yes)
Refund of appeal fee (no) - appeal not deemed allowable

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.033K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T134506.20090929
T 1608/06 () of 20.10.2009

Online on

03.11.2009

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

20.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 5/335

Application no.

03713171.1

Keywords:

Inventive step - (yes) after amendment

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.450K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T160806.20091020
T 1842/06 () of 1.9.2009

Online on

03.11.2009

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

1.9.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61N 1/16
A61K 41/00
G01N 33/15

Application no.

01984149.3

Keywords:

Application industrielle (non)
Suffisance de description
Requêtes tardives (non recevables)

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 58.160K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T184206.20090901
T 1853/06 () of 24.9.2009

Online on

03.11.2009

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

24.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B29C 65/00

Application no.

96945004.8

Keywords:

Novelty (main request, first and second auxiliary requests) - no
late filed request - (not admitted)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.948K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T185306.20090924
T 0211/07 () of 9.10.2009

Online on

03.11.2009

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

9.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B29D 30/16

Application no.

99956335.6

Keywords:

Novelty - yes
Inventive step - yes

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 73.309K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T021107.20091009
T 0436/07 () of 15.9.2009

Online on

03.11.2009

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

15.9.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B44C 5/04

Application no.

99908834.7

Keywords:

Neuheit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 70.911K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T043607.20090915
T 0570/07 () of 15.10.2009

Online on

03.11.2009

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

15.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 6/03

Application no.

03252712.9

Keywords:

Form of appeal - grounds - substantiation (no)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 71.651K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T057007.20091015
T 0939/07 () of 23.10.2009

Online on

03.11.2009

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

23.10.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01P 13/04
F02P 11/02

Application no.

00115168.7

Keywords:

-

Distribution

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 24.556K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T093907.20091023
T 1231/07 (Nonwoven wet wipes/PROCTER) of 2.10.2009

Online on

03.11.2009

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

2.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/50

Application no.

98951622.4

Keywords:

Inventive step (all requests) - no: obvious alternative

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.253K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T123107.20091002
T 1862/07 () of 17.9.2009

Online on

03.11.2009

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

17.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B41J 2/51

Application no.

96301499.8

Keywords:

Subject-matter extending beyond the context of the application as filed (no)
Inventive step (yes)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.624K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T186207.20090917
T 0073/08 (CTI system/NEC) of 17.9.2009

Online on

03.11.2009

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

17.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04M 3/42

Application no.

05005662.1

Keywords:

Inventive step - main and auxiliary requests (no)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.402K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T007308.20090917
T 0484/08 (Improved safety handwheel/MARINI CIPRIANO) of 7.9.2009

Online on

03.11.2009

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

7.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G05G 1/10

Application no.

99125016.8

Keywords:

Novelty (second and third auxiliary requests) - no
Admissibility (main request, first and fourth auxiliary requests) - no

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.225K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T048408.20090907
T 0838/08 () of 7.10.2009

Online on

03.11.2009

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

7.10.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G02B 21/00

Application no.

05012841.2

Keywords:

-

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 48.896K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T083808.20091007
T 0219/06 () of 14.5.2009

Online on

02.11.2009

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

14.5.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 7/06

Application no.

97402000.0

Keywords:

Suffisance d'exposé de l'invention (oui)
Nouveauté (oui)
Requête principale et requêtes subsidiaires 1 à 4:
activité inventive (non) - usage antérieur état de la technique le plus proche
Requête subsidiaire 5: activité inventive (oui) - solution non évidente

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 87.103K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T021906.20090514
T 1025/06 (Different classes of QoS in L2TP/LUCENT) of 30.9.2009

Online on

02.11.2009

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

30.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 12/28

Application no.

00302358.7

Keywords:

First auxiliary request - inventive step (yes)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.968K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T102506.20090930
T 1928/06 (Profile management/BRITISH TELECOMMUNICATIONS) of 20.10.2009

Online on

02.11.2009

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

20.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60

Application no.

02718310.2

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 22.935K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T192806.20091020
T 0720/07 (Detergent tablet/P&G) of 2.10.2009

Online on

02.11.2009

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

2.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 17/00

Application no.

99933807.2

Keywords:

Admissibility of late-filed test (no)
Inventive step - all requests (no)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.435K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T072007.20091002
T 0247/08 () of 10.9.2009

Online on

02.11.2009

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

10.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D21G 1/00

Application no.

01909876.3

Keywords:

Novelty - yes
Inventive step - yes

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.360K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T024708.20090910

October 2009

T 0611/05 () of 24.9.2009

Online on

30.10.2009

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

24.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 31/24

Application no.

97115748.2

Keywords:

Novelty (no) - Main Request
Inventive step (no) - obvious solution - Auxiliary Requests I and II

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 48.794K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T061105.20090924
T 0864/06 (Coating compositions/PPG) of 15.9.2009

Online on

30.10.2009

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

15.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09D 133/06

Application no.

98934427.0

Keywords:

Late filed evidence - not admitted
Inventive step (yes) - non-obvious alternative

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.449K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T086406.20090915
T 1744/06 () of 10.9.2009

Online on

30.10.2009

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

10.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23K 1/00

Application no.

91911371.2

Keywords:

Art. 83: Not substantiated in opposition - not admitted
Art. 123(2): Amendments admissible
Art. 54, 56: Novelty, inventive step (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 82.952K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T174406.20090910
T 1817/06 () of 16.9.2009

Online on

30.10.2009

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

16.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/06

Application no.

95911274.9

Keywords:

Novelty - main request (no)
Novelty - auxiliary request (yes)
Inventive step - auxiliary request (no)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 47.054K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T181706.20090916
T 1746/08 () of 24.9.2009

Online on

30.10.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

24.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F01L 9/04

Application no.

02018382.8

Keywords:

All requests - amendments contrary to Article 123(2) EPC

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.952K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T174608.20090924
T 0763/09 (Inadmissibility of the Appeal) of 19.10.2009

Online on

30.10.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

19.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23K 35/368

Application no.

95304265.2

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.698K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T076309.20091019
T 0781/09 () of 6.10.2009

Online on

30.10.2009

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

6.10.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H01Q 1/32

Application no.

06020341.1

Keywords:

Fehlende Beschwerdebegründung

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 15.516K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T078109.20091006
T 0172/06 (Sinterverfahren/3M ESPE AG) of 28.9.2009

Online on

29.10.2009

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

28.9.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C04B 35/64

Application no.

00909147.1

Keywords:

Neuheit (vierter Hilfsantrag: ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja) alternative Lösung; keine Anregung aus dem Stand der Technik, um zur vom Patentinhaber vorgeschlagenen Lösung der Aufgabe zu gelangen

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 54.015K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T017206.20090928
T 1476/06 () of 8.10.2009

Online on

29.10.2009

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

8.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H05K 3/32

Application no.

97950421.4

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.325K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T147606.20091008
T 1693/06 (PCS compositions/SOLVAY) of 16.9.2009

Online on

29.10.2009

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

16.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/39

Application no.

97916404.3

Keywords:

Novelty - (main request and auxiliary requests 1, 3 to 5, 7 and 8): no
Inventive step (auxiliary request 6): no - obvious modification

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 66.204K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T169306.20090916
T 1246/07 () of 25.9.2009

Online on

29.10.2009

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

25.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 61/24

Application no.

96301437.8

Keywords:

Appeal of appellant opponent - inadmissible
Interpretation of Claim 1 as granted
Inventive step - main request (yes)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.664K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T124607.20090925
T 0474/08 (Branched primary alcohol composition/SHELL) of 2.7.2009

Online on

29.10.2009

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

2.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 31/125

Application no.

97952830.4

Keywords:

Main and auxiliary requests 1 and 2: undue combination of features
Auxiliary requests 3 to 5: amendment introduces lack of clarity

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.477K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T047408.20090702
T 2339/08 () of 15.10.2009

Online on

29.10.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

15.10.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B62D 15/02

Application no.

00115074.7

Keywords:

Fehlende Beschwerdebegründung

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 16.937K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T233908.20091015
T 0962/06 () of 8.10.2008

Online on

28.10.2009

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

8.10.2008

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08F 210/16

Application no.

97101835.3

Keywords:

Änderungen - Erweiterung (Hauptantrag: bejaht - erster Hilfsantrag: verneint)
Einspruchsgründe - unzureichende Offenbarung (verneint)
Neuheit (erster Hilfsantrag: bejaht)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (erster Hilfsantrag: bejaht) - unzulässige Ex-post-facto-Analyse

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 171.836K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2008:T096206.20081008
T 0697/07 () of 25.8.2009

Online on

28.10.2009

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

25.8.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B07B 1/00

Application no.

95919557.9

Keywords:

Inventive step: no (all requests)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.697K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T069707.20090825
T 1350/07 () of 18.9.2009

Online on

28.10.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

18.9.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B60R 21/06

Application no.

99402563.3

Keywords:

Admissibilité des nouvelles revendications (oui)
Activité inventive (oui)

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 35.192K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T135007.20090918
T 2049/07 () of 8.9.2009

Online on

28.10.2009

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

8.9.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65G 57/28

Application no.

02020022.6

Keywords:

-

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 29.158K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T204907.20090908
T 0085/08 () of 3.9.2009

Online on

28.10.2009

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

3.9.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65B 5/06

Application no.

02742740.0

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 26.810K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T008508.20090903
T 0166/08 () of 2.10.2009

Online on

28.10.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

2.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60G 11/22

Application no.

02763164.7

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 20.656K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T016608.20091002
T 0294/08 () of 16.10.2009

Online on

28.10.2009

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

16.10.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65G 47/22

Application no.

01119483.4

Keywords:

Antrag auf Widerruf des Patents - Entzug des Einverständnisses mit der aufrechterhaltenen Fassung

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 16.644K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T029408.20091016
T 0449/09 () of 29.9.2009

Online on

28.10.2009

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

29.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23C 9/154

Application no.

03002561.3

Keywords:

No Statement of Grounds filed - appeal rejected as inadmissible

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.562K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T044909.20090929
T 0940/07 (Menüsteuerung/BMW) of 17.9.2009

Online on

27.10.2009

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

17.9.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 3/033

Application no.

01101042.8

Keywords:

Hauptantrag - Klarheit (nein)
Hilfsantrag 1 und 2 - Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 32.565K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T094007.20090917
T 1660/07 () of 17.9.2009

Online on

27.10.2009

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

17.9.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B22D 11/12

Application no.

00126252.6

Keywords:

Neuheit (bejaht)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 35.451K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T166007.20090917
J 0012/08 () of 13.10.2009

Online on

26.10.2009

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

13.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01M 3/22

Application no.

04821030.6

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 17.123K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:J001208.20091013
T 1438/06 () of 2.9.2009

Online on

26.10.2009

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

2.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G08B 17/12

Application no.

99200961.3

Keywords:

Insufficiency of disclosure (yes - main request and first auxiliary request)
Admissibility of late-filed requests (no - second and third auxiliary requests)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 39.611K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T143806.20090902
T 1615/06 () of 16.9.2009

Online on

26.10.2009

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

16.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03G 3/20

Application no.

97204146.1

Keywords:

Main and first to third auxiliary requests - insufficiency of disclosure (yes)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.851K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T161506.20090916
T 1925/06 () of 9.9.2009

Online on

26.10.2009

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

9.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 2/06

Application no.

96919276.4

Keywords:

Insufficiency of disclosure (no)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.387K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T192506.20090909
T 0328/07 () of 6.10.2009

Online on

26.10.2009

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

6.10.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61M 5/20

Application no.

98941213.5

Keywords:

Neuheit (Hauptantrag - nein)
unzulässige Erweiterung (Hilfsanträge - ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 35.281K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T032807.20091006
T 0806/05 () of 30.7.2009

Online on

23.10.2009

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

30.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 61/00

Application no.

98906708.7

Keywords:

Inventive step (no) - Main Request
Novelty (no) - Auxiliary Request

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 77.169K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T080605.20090730
T 0294/06 () of 24.9.2009

Online on

23.10.2009

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

24.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G09G 3/30

Application no.

98902263.7

Keywords:

Inventive step - (yes) after amendment

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.772K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T029406.20090924
T 0724/07 () of 30.9.2009

Online on

23.10.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

30.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D06F 39/02

Application no.

00914113.6

Keywords:

Enabling disclosure (yes)
Claims - clarity (yes)
Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Inventive step - (no, general technical knowledge)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.734K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T072407.20090930
T 1774/07 (Water-soluble pouch/PROCTER & GAMBLE) of 23.9.2009

Online on

23.10.2009

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

23.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 17/04

Application no.

01987100.3

Keywords:

Admissibility of appeal (yes): erroneous argumentation has no bearing on the admissibility of the appeal
Admissibility of late filed documents (no) - late submissions of party as of right to the proceedings not within the legal and factual frame of the admissible appeal
Admissibility of requests filed during oral proceedings (yes)
Inventive step (main request and first to third auxiliary requests): no
Inventive step (fourth auxiliary request): yes

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 53.906K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T177407.20090923
T 1892/07 () of 8.9.2009

Online on

23.10.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

8.9.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B66F 17/00

Application no.

03016173.1

Keywords:

Ausführbarkeit - ja
Neuheit - ja
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - ja

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 28.127K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T189207.20090908
T 0356/08 () of 7.7.2009

Online on

23.10.2009

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

7.7.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F02N 11/08

Application no.

00991776.6

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit neuer Anträge im Beschwerdeverfahren (verneint)
Beschränkung der Beschwerde auf Überprüfung der von der ersten Instanz geprüften Anträge
Verbot der reformatio in peius

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 37.652K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T035608.20090707
T 0445/09 () of 8.10.2009

Online on

23.10.2009

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

8.10.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G01J 5/20

Application no.

06300295.0

Keywords:

Nouveauté de activité inventive (oui - revendications modifiées)

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 33.968K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T044509.20091008
T 1763/06 () of 15.9.2009

Online on

22.10.2009

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

15.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02C 7/02

Application no.

99308360.9

Keywords:

Admissibility of appeal (yes)
Admissibility of amended claim request (yes)
Added subject-matter (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Novelty and inventive step (yes)
Offer of experts' opinion (not followed)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 75.727K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T176306.20090915
T 0359/07 () of 7.10.2009

Online on

22.10.2009

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

7.10.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G02B 21/00

Application no.

04023500.4

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 47.916K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T035907.20091007
T 0802/07 () of 30.9.2009

Online on

22.10.2009

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

30.9.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01F 1/00

Application no.

98810201.8

Keywords:

-

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 33.034K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T080207.20090930
T 0014/07 () of 7.7.2009

Online on

21.10.2009

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

7.7.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

F25J 3/04
B01D 53/04
B01D 53/047
B01D 53/22

Application no.

99400267.3

Keywords:

Nouveauté (non)
Clarté

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 41.878K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T001407.20090707
T 0069/05 () of 4.6.2009

Online on

20.10.2009

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

4.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 27/26

Application no.

96303368.3

Keywords:

Fresh ground of opposition (no) - Main Request
Amendments - allowable (no) - Main, First and Second Auxiliary Requests
Amendments - allowable (yes) - Third Auxiliary Request
Sufficiency of the disclosure (yes) - Third Auxiliary Request
Novelty (yes) - Third Auxiliary Request
Remittal (yes) - Third Auxiliary Request

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 62.319K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T006905.20090604
T 1663/06 () of 1.10.2009

Online on

20.10.2009

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

1.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 83/14

Application no.

01202008.7

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no, all requests)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.770K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T166306.20091001
T 0366/07 () of 8.9.2009

Online on

20.10.2009

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

8.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F28F 1/12
F28D 1/053

Application no.

95117346.7

Keywords:

Extension of subject-matter (no)
Extension of scope of protection (no)
Admittance of late-filed request (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 44.431K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T036607.20090908
T 0966/07 () of 10.9.2009

Online on

20.10.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

10.9.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A46B 9/02

Application no.

02290495.7

Keywords:

Activité inventive (oui)

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 45.455K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T096607.20090910
T 1037/07 () of 29.9.2009

Online on

20.10.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

29.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 13/15

Application no.

97949439.0

Keywords:

Inventive step (main and auxiliary request 3 - no; auxiliary request 7 - yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 67.312K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T103707.20090929
T 1345/07 () of 8.10.2009

Online on

20.10.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

8.10.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23B 27/14

Application no.

99890086.4

Keywords:

Neuheit (bejaht)
Zurückverweisung (ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 63.061K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T134507.20091008
T 1365/07 () of 15.9.2009

Online on

20.10.2009

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

15.9.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B24B 13/02

Application no.

01909601.5

Keywords:

Neuheit - nein (Anspruch 1 gemäß Hauptantrag)
Unzulässige Erweiterung - ja (Anspruch 1 gemäß 3. Hilfsantrag)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - ja (Anspruch 1 geänderter 4. Hilfsantrag)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 45.414K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T136507.20090915
T 1567/07 () of 30.7.2009

Online on

20.10.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

30.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D06F 37/20

Application no.

99308608.1

Keywords:

Novelty and inventive step - yes

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.944K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T156707.20090730
T 1960/07 () of 1.10.2009

Online on

20.10.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

1.10.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B21D 22/16

Application no.

01102425.4

Keywords:

Neuheit (Hauptantrag) - nein
Zulässigkeit der Änderungen (Hilfsanträge 1, 2) - nein

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 31.871K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T196007.20091001
T 0366/08 () of 15.10.2009

Online on

20.10.2009

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

15.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C22C 21/06

Application no.

99963592.3

Keywords:

Inventive step (no) - main request, auxiliary requests 1, 3 and 4
Clarity (no) - auxiliary request 2

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 81.311K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T036608.20091015
T 0508/08 (Admissibility/VEGENICS) of 8.10.2009

Online on

20.10.2009

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

8.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/12

Application no.

96925768.2

Keywords:

Obligation of opposition division to consider request to correct minutes of oral proceedings
Admissibility of appeal (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 39.522K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T050808.20091008
T 2283/08 () of 7.10.2009

Online on

20.10.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

7.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60R 22/195

Application no.

04010554.6

Keywords:

Inventive step (Main Request) - no
Inventive step (First Auxiliary Request) - yes

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.268K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T228308.20091007
T 1376/09 () of 6.10.2009

Online on

20.10.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

6.10.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23K 9/09

Application no.

04012909.0

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (verneint)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 26.521K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T137609.20091006
D 0019/08 () of 16.10.2009

Online on

19.10.2009

Board

DBA

Decision date

16.10.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords:

-

Distribution

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 22.701K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:D001908.20091016
T 1292/06 (Telefonbuch mit Bildsuche/DEUTSCHE TELEKOM) of 11.9.2009

Online on

19.10.2009

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

11.9.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

03023497.5

Keywords:

Neuheit - Hauptantrag (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hilfsantrag (nein)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 114.708K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T129206.20090911
T 2041/08 () of 16.7.2009

Online on

19.10.2009

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

16.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/00

Application no.

01944453.8

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (yes) - main request, 1st, 2nd auxiliary requests
Clarity and conciseness (no) - 1st auxiliary request
Amendments - added subject-matter (no) - 3rd auxiliary request
Remittal (yes) - 3rd auxiliary request

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.710K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T204108.20090716
T 1302/06 (Intelligente Achse/STICHT) of 30.9.2009

Online on

16.10.2009

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

30.9.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G05B 19/414

Application no.

98938502.6

Keywords:

Änderungen im Einspruchsverfahren - Prüfung der Erfordernisse des EPÜ (unvollständig)
Begründung der Entscheidung - mangelhaft
Verfahrensfehler - Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr (ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 29.669K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T130206.20090930
T 1855/06 () of 18.6.2009

Online on

16.10.2009

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

18.6.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

D01F 1/10

Application no.

97119307.3

Keywords:

Rechtsübergang des Patents
Erlöschen des Patents - nicht feststellbar
Neue Verwendung eines bekannten Stoffes (verneint)

Distribution

B

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 84.001K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T185506.20090618
T 0481/07 () of 29.9.2009

Online on

16.10.2009

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

29.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C30B 29/30

Application no.

98111849.0

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 21.914K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T048107.20090929
T 1940/07 () of 18.6.2009

Online on

16.10.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

18.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60H 1/00

Application no.

00108690.9

Keywords:

Priority - same invention (yes)
Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Amendments - opposition proceedings
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 45.137K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T194007.20090618
T 1110/09 (Optical communications system/BTG INTERNATIONAL) of 9.9.2009

Online on

16.10.2009

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

9.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04B 10/18

Application no.

04019570.3

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.024K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T111009.20090909
T 0084/07 () of 15.9.2009

Online on

15.10.2009

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

15.9.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16B 13/14

Application no.

99108391.6

Keywords:

Unzulässige Erweiterung (verneint) - nach Änderungen
Ausführbarkeit (bejaht)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 36.549K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T008407.20090915
T 0500/07 () of 15.9.2009

Online on

15.10.2009

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

15.9.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A23L 1/275

Application no.

99934626.5

Keywords:

Keine Übertragung der Einsprechendenstellung
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr (nein)
Zurückverweisung an die Einspruchsabteilung (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 58.471K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T050007.20090915
T 0643/08 () of 9.10.2009

Online on

15.10.2009

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

9.10.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C23C 4/10

Application no.

05112923.7

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit der Änderungen (ja)
Neuheit (ja - nach Änderung)
Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 73.331K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T064308.20091009
T 0948/05 () of 17.9.2009

Online on

14.10.2009

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

17.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 5/445

Application no.

00904377.9

Keywords:

Inventive step - no
Auxiliary request admitted - no

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.562K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T094805.20090917
T 1576/08 () of 9.10.2009

Online on

14.10.2009

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

9.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65B 9/22

Application no.

00830013.9

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.391K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T157608.20091009
T 2104/08 () of 1.7.2009

Online on

14.10.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

1.7.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60H 1/00

Application no.

04010755.9

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 19.359K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T210408.20090701
T 1007/05 () of 18.6.2009

Online on

13.10.2009

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

18.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 1/00

Application no.

99124155.5

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)
Claims - clarity (no)
Decision re appeals - remittal (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 55.699K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T100705.20090618
T 1009/05 () of 18.6.2009

Online on

13.10.2009

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

18.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 1/00

Application no.

99124156.3

Keywords:

Admissibility of new requests (yes)
Claims - clarity (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.098K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T100905.20090618
T 1014/05 () of 18.6.2009

Online on

13.10.2009

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

18.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 1/00

Application no.

99124161.3

Keywords:

Extension beyond content of earlier application (yes)
Admissibility of first to third auxiliary requests (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 46.735K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T101405.20090618
T 0329/06 (Perfused microtissue/MIT) of 4.9.2009

Online on

13.10.2009

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

4.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12M 3/04

Application no.

99913967.8

Keywords:

New main request - added subject-matter (no), disclaimer allowable for non-technical reasons, novelty (yes), remittal (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.838K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T032906.20090904
T 1545/06 (Bindungspartner für 5-HT5-Rezeptoren/ABBOTT) of 24.9.2009

Online on

13.10.2009

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

24.9.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61P 9/00

Application no.

00901526.4

Keywords:

Änderungen - Erweiterungen (bejaht) - Merkmalskombination in Haupt- und Hilfsantrag nicht individualisiert offenbart

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 36.666K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T154506.20090924
T 1627/06 () of 22.9.2009

Online on

13.10.2009

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

22.9.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H01L 23/373

Application no.

99967900.4

Keywords:

Neuheit (nein) - Hauptantrag, erster Hilfsantrag
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein) - zweiter Hilfsantrag

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 33.098K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T162706.20090922
T 0322/07 () of 6.10.2009

Online on

13.10.2009

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

6.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 21/311

Application no.

98960430.1

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes) - after amendment

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 28.352K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T032207.20091006
T 0854/06 () of 16.7.2009

Online on

12.10.2009

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

16.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/173

Application no.

02102330.4

Keywords:

Clarity (yes - after amendments)
Inventive step (yes - after amendments)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 47.915K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T085406.20090716
T 1534/06 (Method for stabilizing samples/DORN) of 25.8.2009

Online on

12.10.2009

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

25.8.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01N 47/44

Application no.

00926083.7

Keywords:

Main Request - added subject-matter - (no)
Main Request - inventive step - (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.910K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T153406.20090825
T 1632/06 (Natamycin stabilisation/DSM) of 2.9.2009

Online on

12.10.2009

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

2.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01N 43/90

Application no.

00991616.4

Keywords:

Admissibility of opposition 1 (yes) - deficiencies remedied in good time
Main Request and Auxiliary Request: Novelty (no)
Auxiliary Requests 2 and 3: Inventive step (no) - obvious solution

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.528K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T163206.20090902
T 1917/06 () of 7.7.2009

Online on

12.10.2009

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

7.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 25/01

Application no.

97901879.3

Keywords:

Admissibility of new request (yes)
Priority claim (valid)
Inventive step (yes, after amendment)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 42.272K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T191706.20090707
T 1346/07 () of 4.9.2009

Online on

12.10.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

4.9.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B64G 1/10

Application no.

99115150.7

Keywords:

Neuheit(Hauptantrag, Hilfsantrag 2: nein)
Erweiterung des Schutzumfangs (Hilfsantrag 1: ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 32.258K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T134607.20090904
T 1355/07 (Anti-corrosive pigments/PIGMENTAN) of 6.8.2009

Online on

12.10.2009

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

6.8.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09K 3/00

Application no.

02735954.6

Keywords:

Main request: Admissibility of correction (no) - not immediately evident that nothing else would have been intended - correction proposed not directly and unambiguously derivable
Auxiliary requests 1 and 2: Amendments (not allowable) - alleged basis for amendment in itself inconsistent and ambiguous

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.279K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T135507.20090806
T 1776/07 () of 27.8.2009

Online on

12.10.2009

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

27.8.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65D 83/00

Application no.

98104056.1

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 32.721K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T177607.20090827
T 1833/07 (Composition de teinture/L'ORÉAL) of 23.7.2009

Online on

12.10.2009

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

23.7.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 7/13

Application no.

96941063.8

Keywords:

Requêtes principales et auxiliaire : activité inventive (non) - approche problème/solution - pas d'essais comparatifs pertinents - reformulation du problème technique - solution évidente

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 180.941K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T183307.20090723
T 0235/08 () of 8.4.2009

Online on

12.10.2009

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

8.4.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D06N 7/00

Application no.

99942854.3

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Amendments - extension of scope (no)
Amended claims - clarity (yes)
Decision re appeals - remittal (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.917K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T023508.20090408
T 0848/08 (Platform security for mobile phone/NOKIA) of 28.7.2009

Online on

12.10.2009

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

28.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 1/00

Application no.

03727702.7

Keywords:

Inventive step (main request - no, 1st auxiliary request - yes after amendments)
Request for correction of application number in grounds of appeal- allowable

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.624K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T084808.20090728
T 1223/09 () of 6.10.2009

Online on

12.10.2009

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

6.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07C 9/00

Application no.

03021329.2

Keywords:

Appeal inadmissible - no statement of the grounds of appeal

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T122309.20091006
T 1490/06 () of 15.9.2009

Online on

09.10.2009

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

15.9.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G07F 19/00

Application no.

02754585.4

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit: ja (nach Änderungen)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T149006.20090915
T 1649/07 () of 6.8.2009

Online on

09.10.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

6.8.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B66D 5/30

Application no.

99906137.7

Keywords:

Neuheit - ja
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nein

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T164907.20090806
T 0792/09 () of 1.10.2009

Online on

09.10.2009

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

1.10.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G02C 7/04

Application no.

00402584.7

Keywords:

Motifs de recours non déposés

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T079209.20091001
T 0535/07 (Diagnostic Agents/QUADRANT DRUG DELIVERY LTD.) of 26.6.2009

Online on

08.10.2009

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

26.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 49/22

Application no.

95110723.4

Keywords:

Main request, auxiliary requests 1-5: admissibility - (yes)
added matter (yes) - combination of features not originally disclosed
Auxiliary request 6: admissibilty (no): late filed and prima facie not allowable
Auxiliary request 7: not open to discussion in view of G 0009/92

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T053507.20090626
T 0597/07 (Detergent composition/KAO) of 12.8.2009

Online on

08.10.2009

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

12.8.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 1/83

Application no.

95114383.3

Keywords:

Admissibility of appeal (yes)
Admissibility of opposition (yes)
Public availability of document D1 on the balance of probabilities (no)
New ground of opposition (no)
Remittal (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T059707.20090812
T 1530/07 () of 25.9.2009

Online on

08.10.2009

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

25.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02B 26/08

Application no.

03721409.5

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T153007.20090925
T 1645/07 () of 17.9.2009

Online on

08.10.2009

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

17.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61C 7/08

Application no.

98944498.9

Keywords:

Novelty yes (after amendment)
Clarity yes (after amendment)
New subject-matter (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T164507.20090917
T 0493/08 (Re-establishment of rights in respect of the appeal term (no)) of 29.9.2009

Online on

08.10.2009

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

29.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02F 1/13

Application no.

01980926.8

Keywords:

EPC Article 122: rectification of a decision to grant further to requests under Rules 89 or 88 or Article 122 EPC 1973 instead of an appeal (no), excuse of error of law (no), all due care (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T049308.20090929
T 1017/09 () of 1.10.2009

Online on

08.10.2009

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

1.10.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07B 17/02

Application no.

98301388.9

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T101709.20091001
T 0794/06 () of 29.7.2009

Online on

07.10.2009

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

29.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 1/14

Application no.

95114362.7

Keywords:

Extension of subject-matter (no)
Method of treatment by therapy (no)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T079406.20090729
T 1921/07 () of 17.9.2009

Online on

07.10.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

17.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F01N 1/08

Application no.

97941879.5

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T192107.20090917
T 0071/07 () of 1.9.2009

Online on

06.10.2009

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

1.9.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B65B 57/20

Application no.

96460032.4

Keywords:

Suffisance de description - (oui)
Activité inventive - (oui)

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 37.304K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T007107.20090901
T 1078/07 () of 18.9.2009

Online on

06.10.2009

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

18.9.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61B 5/00

Application no.

00987114.6

Keywords:

Unzulässige Erweiterung (ja)
Schwerer Verfahrensfehler (nein)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 21.806K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T107807.20090918
T 1431/05 () of 12.3.2009

Online on

05.10.2009

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

12.3.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 61/00

Application no.

97937229.9

Keywords:

Amendments - allowable (no) - Main and Auxiliary Requests

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T143105.20090312
T 1169/06 (Consistency check of registration information/NTT) of 23.7.2009

Online on

05.10.2009

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

23.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 12/58

Application no.

03010047.3

Keywords:

Inventive step - main request and auxiliary request (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T116906.20090723
T 1590/06 (Regelung der Stromversorgung mehrerer Feldgeräte/ENDRESS) of 23.9.2009

Online on

05.10.2009

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

23.9.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 1/32

Application no.

02795064.1

Keywords:

Verletzung des rechtlichen Gehörs nach Art. 113(1) EPÜ (ja)
Entscheidung auf der Grundlage eines nicht von der Anmelderin gemäß Art. 113(2) EPC vorgelegten oder gebilligten Textes (ja)
Wesentlicher Verfahrensmangel (ja)
Rückerstattung der Beschwerdegebühr (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 20.181K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T159006.20090923
T 1609/06 (Schnell zerfallende Pellets/Roche Diagnostics GmbH) of 22.9.2009

Online on

05.10.2009

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

22.9.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 9/22

Application no.

97943848.8

Keywords:

Hauptantrag, Hilfsantrag 1 - Neuheit (nein): Die durch funktionelle Merkmale gekennzeichneten Pellets sind im Stand der Technik offenbart.
Hilfsanträge 2 und 3 - erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein): nahe liegende Alternative

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T160906.20090922
T 1932/06 (Internet billing method/BCE EMERGIS TECHNOLOGIES) of 16.9.2009

Online on

05.10.2009

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

16.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60

Application no.

98943241.4

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T193206.20090916
T 0623/07 () of 21.9.2009

Online on

05.10.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

21.9.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B62D 25/06

Application no.

00124581.0

Keywords:

Widerruf des Patents nach Verzichtserklärung durch die Patentinhaberin

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 16.037K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T062307.20090921
T 0889/07 () of 13.8.2009

Online on

05.10.2009

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

13.8.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C03B 37/05

Application no.

99917824.7

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step - main and first to fourth auxiliary requests (no)
Inventive step - fith auxiliary request (yes)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T088907.20090813
T 2034/07 () of 10.9.2009

Online on

05.10.2009

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

10.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C22C 38/42

Application no.

03733478.6

Keywords:

Novelty (yes) - after amendment

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 69.026K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T203407.20090910
T 0360/05 (Trocknungsvorrichtung/LTS) of 18.8.2009

Online on

02.10.2009

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

18.8.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01D 53/26

Application no.

00922506.1

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein): naheliegende Variante der bekannten Vorrichtung

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 28.156K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T036005.20090818
T 1441/05 (Exhaust gas purificatiaon device/Toyota) of 8.9.2009

Online on

02.10.2009

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

8.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 53/94

Application no.

98103727.8

Keywords:

Novelty: no (main and second auxiliary request)
Subject-matter not directly and unambigously disclosed in the application as filed (third auxiliary request)

Distribution

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 43.303K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T144105.20090908
T 0928/06 (Oxacarbazepine tablets/NOVARTIS AG, et al) of 29.6.2009

Online on

02.10.2009

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

29.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/55

Application no.

98908091.6

Keywords:

Main and auxiliary request - inventive step - no: obvious to try

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.706K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T092806.20090629
T 1909/06 (Call forwarding in an intelligent network/TELIASONERA) of 15.9.2009

Online on

02.10.2009

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

15.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04Q 3/64

Application no.

98912871.5

Keywords:

Clarity and support in the description (no)
Added subject-matter (yes)
Inventive step (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.713K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T190906.20090915
T 1901/06 (Auswertung von DAB-Durchsagen/BOSCH) of 1.9.2009

Online on

01.10.2009

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

1.9.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04H 1/00

Application no.

00100559.4

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Haupt und Hilfsantrag) - verneint

Distribution

D

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 25.250K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T190106.20090901
T 0384/07 () of 8.9.2009

Online on

01.10.2009

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

8.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07F 1/00

Application no.

03764094.3

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)
Stay of the proceedings (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.678K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T038407.20090908
T 1734/07 () of 22.9.2009

Online on

01.10.2009

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

22.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02B 6/38

Application no.

01120584.6

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes)

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D

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.282K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T173407.20090922

September 2009

T 1143/06 (Data selection system/BRITISH TELECOMMUNICATIONS) of 1.4.2009

Online on

30.09.2009

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

1.4.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

00900249.4

Keywords:

Inventive step: treatment of features relating to a presentation of information

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 39.226K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T114306.20090401
T 1671/06 (Reminders for portable phone/NOKIA CORPORATION) of 29.7.2009

Online on

30.09.2009

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

29.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60

Application no.

01307006.5

Keywords:

Inventive step - entering reminder time without using calendar function (no - obvious possibility)
Inventive step - non-technical prejudice not relevant to inventive step

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.515K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T167106.20090729
T 0081/07 () of 10.9.2009

Online on

30.09.2009

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

10.9.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61N 2/02

Application no.

03023239.1

Keywords:

Klarheit des Anspruchs (verneint)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 24.519K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T008107.20090910
T 0472/07 () of 2.7.2009

Online on

30.09.2009

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

2.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02B 5/124

Application no.

96942885.3

Keywords:

Interpretation of claim

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 64.083K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T047207.20090702
T 1212/07 () of 6.8.2009

Online on

30.09.2009

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

6.8.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B32B 27/08

Application no.

96945046.9

Keywords:

Main, first and second auxiliary requests: Disclaimer - not allowable - removes more than is necessary to restore novelty; Third auxiliary request: reformatio in peius - yes

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 42.104K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T121207.20090806
T 1288/07 () of 8.9.2009

Online on

30.09.2009

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

8.9.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G02F 1/1335

Application no.

02028591.2

Keywords:

-

Distribution

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 26.317K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T128807.20090908
T 0368/08 () of 13.8.2009

Online on

30.09.2009

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

13.8.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B41M 1/34

Application no.

99949020.4

Keywords:

Admissibility of the opposition - yes
Admissibility of the appeal - yes
Added subject-matter - no (main request and auxiliary request 1)
Novelty - yes (main request and auxiliary request 1)
Inventive step - no (main request)
Clarity - yes (auxiliary request 1)
Inventive step - yes (auxiliary request 1)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T036808.20090813
T 0513/08 () of 10.9.2009

Online on

30.09.2009

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

10.9.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B29C 65/00

Application no.

00119476.0

Keywords:

Neuheit (ja)
Zurückverweisung an erste Instanz

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 20.779K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T051308.20090910
T 0244/09 () of 16.9.2009

Online on

30.09.2009

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

16.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B29C 59/06

Application no.

03250924.2

Keywords:

Inadmissibility of appeal

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.528K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T024409.20090916
W 0008/09 () of 14.9.2009

Online on

30.09.2009

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

14.9.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F25D 23/12
F25D 23/02

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Einheitlichkeit: nein

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 30.574K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:W000809.20090914
T 1054/06 (Quinoxaline derivatives/AVENTIS PHARMACEUTICALS) of 22.9.2009

Online on

29.09.2009

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

22.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 241/52

Application no.

98925041.0

Keywords:

Amendments - allowable (yes)
Clarity - (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Remittal

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.982K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T105406.20090922
T 1696/06 () of 23.7.2009

Online on

29.09.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

23.7.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B60H 1/00

Application no.

00949671.2

Keywords:

Modifications - extension de l'objet de la demande (non)
Nouveauté (oui)
Activité inventive (oui)

Distribution

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 42.111K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T169606.20090723
T 0565/07 () of 10.9.2009

Online on

29.09.2009

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

10.9.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F24H 9/06

Application no.

99110414.2

Keywords:

Zulassung verspäteter Anträge - Hauptantrag und zweiter Hilfsantrag
Neuheit - Hauptantrag (nein), zweiter Hilfsantrag (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - zweiter Hilfsantrag (nein)

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 40.979K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T056507.20090910
T 0682/07 () of 28.7.2009

Online on

29.09.2009

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

28.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B22F 1/00
H01G 9/042
H01G 9/052

Application no.

97946465.8

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.359K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T068207.20090728
T 1616/07 () of 16.7.2009

Online on

29.09.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

16.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60H 1/00

Application no.

00940907.9

Keywords:

Novelty - Main Request, 1.-3. Auxiliary Request (no)
Amendments - added subject-matter - 4. Auxiliary Request (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.148K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T161607.20090716
T 1941/07 (beta-glucosidase/GENENCOR) of 10.9.2009

Online on

29.09.2009

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

10.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/56

Application no.

92902669.8

Keywords:

Main request - inventive step - no
Auxiliary request 1 - priority - yes
Auxiliary request 1 - novelty - yes
Auxiliary request 1 - inventive step - yes

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 176.715K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T194107.20090910
T 0976/04 () of 20.11.2008

Online on

28.09.2009

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

20.11.2008

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D01F 6/46

Application no.

97309700.9

Keywords:

Disclosure - sufficiency - (yes)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (no) - obvious combination of known features (all requests)
"Clarity (yes) (first auxiliary request)
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes) (second auxiliary requests)
Cost apportionment (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 63.262K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2008:T097604.20081120
T 1144/07 () of 9.9.2009

Online on

28.09.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

9.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D01G 1/00

Application no.

97122316.9

Keywords:

Inventive step - (yes)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.323K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T114407.20090909
T 1395/07 () of 7.7.2009

Online on

28.09.2009

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

7.7.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 7/48

Application no.

95400694.6

Keywords:

Activité inventive (oui): - amélioration démontrée - caractéristique claire en soi dans la revendication - pas d'interprétation différente à partir de la description - solution non évidente

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 42.615K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T139507.20090707
T 1854/08 () of 15.9.2009

Online on

28.09.2009

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

15.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03M 13/00

Application no.

03809809.1

Keywords:

Substantial procedural violation - yes -
Reimbursement of the appeal fee - yes -

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 19.607K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T185408.20090915
T 0248/09 () of 10.8.2009

Online on

28.09.2009

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

10.8.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B32B 27/32

Application no.

97924521.4

Keywords:

Appeal inadmissible - no written statement setting out the grounds of appeal

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.750K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T024809.20090810
T 0877/09 () of 25.9.2009

Online on

28.09.2009

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

25.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 12/24

Application no.

03253357.2

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.230K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T087709.20090925
T 1497/05 (Carbonylation process/BP) of 7.8.2008

Online on

26.09.2009

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

7.8.2008

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 51/12

Application no.

99306704.0

Keywords:

Inventive step - yes - improvement - non-obvious solution

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.219K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2008:T149705.20080807
T 0322/06 (Processing program data/DELTEC) of 7.7.2009

Online on

25.09.2009

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

7.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 19/00

Application no.

01955027.6

Keywords:

Inventive step (no) - main request and first to fifth auxiliary requests
Admissibility of request filed in oral proceedings (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 48.466K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T032206.20090707
T 1562/06 () of 22.9.2009

Online on

25.09.2009

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

22.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H02K 3/34

Application no.

99111814.2

Keywords:

Inventive step - no
Priority - yes (doctrine of exhaustion of priority right - no)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 28.725K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T156206.20090922
T 1767/06 () of 28.7.2009

Online on

25.09.2009

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

28.7.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B29C 31/00

Application no.

00903589.0

Keywords:

Unzulässige Erweiterung (Hauptantrag, Hilfsantrag, nein)
Ausreichende Offenbarung (Hauptantrag, Hilfsantrag, nein)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 31.466K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T176706.20090728
T 1877/06 () of 9.7.2009

Online on

25.09.2009

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

9.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C23C 14/00

Application no.

99953254.2

Keywords:

Allowability of amendments (main request - no, auxiliary request Ib-yes)
Inventive step (auxiliary request Ib-no)
Admissibility of remaining auxiliary requests (no-defining only alternatives of the subject-matter of claim 1 of auxiliary request Ib)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 54.120K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T187706.20090709
T 0043/07 () of 10.9.2009

Online on

25.09.2009

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

10.9.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B29C 47/06

Application no.

97401777.4

Keywords:

Nouveauté - non

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 29.003K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T004307.20090910
T 0177/07 () of 22.7.2009

Online on

25.09.2009

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

22.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D21F 3/00

Application no.

99910906.9

Keywords:

Inventive step - yes

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 83.142K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T017707.20090722
T 0317/07 () of 20.8.2009

Online on

25.09.2009

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

20.8.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C23C 4/12

Application no.

98120102.3

Keywords:

Neuheit (Haupt- und Hilfsantrag - bejaht)
Zulässigkeit der Änderungen (bejaht)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Haupt- und Hilfsantrag - verneint)

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 45.614K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T031707.20090820
T 0518/07 (Superabsorbent products/SCA) of 14.7.2009

Online on

25.09.2009

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

14.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 15/20

Application no.

00980099.6

Keywords:

Main and auxiliary requests 1 to 4: inventive step (no) - improvement (yes) - obvious solution - no deterrent teaching in the art

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C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.802K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T051807.20090714
T 1477/07 () of 29.6.2009

Online on

25.09.2009

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

29.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B67D 1/08

Application no.

01938819.8

Keywords:

Late filed documents (admitted)
Remittal (yes)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.979K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T147707.20090629
T 0623/08 (RNA virus/DNAVEC) of 18.9.2009

Online on

25.09.2009

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

18.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 7/01

Application no.

03002037.4

Keywords:

All requests: sufficiency of disclosure (no)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.709K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T062308.20090918
T 0955/08 (Boiler/MERLONI) of 11.9.2009

Online on

25.09.2009

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

11.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 12/28

Application no.

01938023.7

Keywords:

Extended protection (yes)
Clarity (no)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.919K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T095508.20090911
T 0172/09 () of 10.8.2009

Online on

25.09.2009

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

10.8.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/46

Application no.

00913709.2

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.319K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T017209.20090810
T 0409/05 () of 28.7.2009

Online on

24.09.2009

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

28.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/30

Application no.

96200047.7

Keywords:

Main request (novelty - no)
Auxiliary request (novelty - yes; inventive step - no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 107.327K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T040905.20090728
T 0587/06 () of 23.7.2009

Online on

24.09.2009

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

23.7.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E05B 49/00

Application no.

98119014.3

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht)
Zeugenaussagen

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 26.779K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T058706.20090723
T 1340/06 (Consistency of registration data/CARDINALCOMMERCE) of 16.7.2009

Online on

24.09.2009

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

16.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 1/00

Application no.

01918364.9

Keywords:

Inventive step-main request and auxiliary requests 1 and 2 (no)
Admissibility-auxiliary requests 3 and 4 (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.390K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T134006.20090716
T 1365/06 (Selling a software product/TRIBEKA) of 3.9.2009

Online on

24.09.2009

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

3.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 1/00

Application no.

02738407.2

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter- yes

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 22.637K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T136506.20090903
T 1681/06 () of 7.7.2009

Online on

24.09.2009

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

7.7.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E05F 15/00

Application no.

96111204.2

Keywords:

Klarheit (bejaht)
Ausführbarkeit (bejaht)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 34.771K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T168106.20090707
T 1898/06 (Urea derivatives/BOEHRINGER) of 12.8.2009

Online on

24.09.2009

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

12.8.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 401/12

Application no.

99960668.4

Keywords:

Main Request and Auxiliary Requests 1-5: Clarity of the claims (no): The term "pharmaceutically acceptable derivatives therof" renders the claims unclear
Auxiliary Request 6: Meets the requirements of the EPC

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.037K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T189806.20090812
T 1601/06 (Patient identification using transponder/CARDINAL HEALTH 303) of 10.9.2009

Online on

23.09.2009

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

10.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 19/00

Application no.

99937221.2

Keywords:

Inventive step - no; Refund of the appeal fee - no

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.415K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T160106.20090910
T 1874/06 () of 14.7.2009

Online on

23.09.2009

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

14.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C23C 14/06

Application no.

97937764.5

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Inventive step (all requests - no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 149.550K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T187406.20090714
T 0191/07 () of 14.7.2009

Online on

23.09.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

14.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60T 17/06

Application no.

97935976.7

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes)

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.507K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T019107.20090714
T 0882/07 () of 24.7.2009

Online on

23.09.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

24.7.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B64D 11/00

Application no.

01104081.3

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 21.629K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T088207.20090724
T 0948/07 () of 21.9.2009

Online on

23.09.2009

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

21.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 10/00

Application no.

99909825.4

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step - problem and solution (yes)
Opposition grounds - insufficiency of disclosure (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 198.255K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T094807.20090921
T 1927/07 () of 21.7.2009

Online on

23.09.2009

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

21.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B09B 1/00

Application no.

99907792.8

Keywords:

Inventive step (all requests): no

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.913K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T192707.20090721
T 0152/08 () of 9.9.2009

Online on

23.09.2009

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

9.9.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E03C 1/126
A47K 1/14
E03C 1/23

Application no.

05005834.6

Keywords:

Neuheit: ja

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 23.838K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T015208.20090909
T 0454/09 (Recombinant lactic acid/BIONEER) of 14.9.2009

Online on

23.09.2009

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

14.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/74

Application no.

94904150.3

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.467K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T045409.20090914
T 0952/06 (Compounds for use in treatment of sexual dysfunctions/THE REGENTS OF … of 6.8.2009

Online on

22.09.2009

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

6.8.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/54

Application no.

97903127.5

Keywords:

Main request fails for lack of sufficiency of disclosure of the compounds claimed
First auxiliary request fails for lack of sufficiency of disclosure of the purpose claimed; and second auxiliary request meets the requirements of sufficiency of disclosure

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 227.678K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T095206.20090806
T 1733/06 () of 28.8.2009

Online on

22.09.2009

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

28.8.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 10/00

Application no.

91920770.4

Keywords:

Amendments - added subject-matter (no)
Amendments - correction of errors (yes)
Inventive step - ex post facto analysis

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 158.094K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T173306.20090828
T 0910/07 (Transponder/VAVIK) of 3.9.2009

Online on

22.09.2009

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

3.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04B 1/59

Application no.

01914243.9

Keywords:

Clarity - no
Added subject-matter - yes
Novelty - no
Oral proceedings held in the absence of the appellant

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.860K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T091007.20090903
T 0122/08 () of 6.8.2009

Online on

22.09.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

6.8.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B62M 11/00

Application no.

98108377.7

Keywords:

Opposition grounds - extension of subject-matter (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 28.732K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T012208.20090806
T 1484/06 () of 3.9.2009

Online on

21.09.2009

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

3.9.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

H01R 24/04

Application no.

00912318.3

Keywords:

Requête principale - activité inventive (non)
Requête subsidiaire - extension au-delà de la demande déposée (oui)

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 34.823K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T148406.20090903
T 1753/06 (tert-butylamine du perindopril/LABORATOIRES SERVIER) of 6.5.2009

Online on

21.09.2009

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

6.5.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C07D 209/42

Application no.

01954058.2

Keywords:

Renvoi de la procédure orale (non)
Requêtes principale et subsidiaire 1 à 2: nouveauté (non) - divulgation implicite
Requête subsidiaire 3: activité inventive (non) - solution alternative évidente
Requête subsidiaire 4: tardive - non clairement admissible
Saisine de la Grande Chambre (non)

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 302.736K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T175306.20090506
T 0425/07 () of 3.9.2009

Online on

21.09.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

3.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23C 5/10

Application no.

95930766.1

Keywords:

Sole request - admittance (yes); inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.502K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T042507.20090903
T 0586/06 () of 21.7.2009

Online on

18.09.2009

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

21.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G03B 23/12

Application no.

02717049.7

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes)

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.721K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T058606.20090721
T 1211/07 () of 2.9.2009

Online on

18.09.2009

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

2.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 5/00

Application no.

00108970.5

Keywords:

Inventive step (no) - alleged effect not derivable from the application as filed

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.216K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T121107.20090902
T 1275/07 () of 14.9.2009

Online on

18.09.2009

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

14.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02B 27/00

Application no.

01979803.2

Keywords:

Clarity (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 19.496K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T127507.20090914
T 0465/09 () of 10.9.2009

Online on

18.09.2009

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

10.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 1/005

Application no.

04001934.1

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 16.479K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T046509.20090910
T 1815/06 (Pre-ligand association domain/THE GOVERNMENT OF THE UNITED STATES) of 1.7.2009

Online on

17.09.2009

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

1.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 14/715

Application no.

01910476.9

Keywords:

Main request - reasons for refusal overcome - yes

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 28.180K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T181506.20090701
W 0031/07 (Recycling strukturell veränderter Lipide/MERZ PHARMA GMBH &CO. … of 14.9.2009

Online on

17.09.2009

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

14.9.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 8/64
A61Q 19/00

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Unzureichende Begründung der IRB
Rückzahlung von vier Recherchengebühren

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 30.519K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:W003107.20090914
W 0007/09 (TPP II Inhibitors/ONCOREG) of 15.9.2009

Online on

17.09.2009

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

15.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/00

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Lack of unity - no

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.282K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:W000709.20090915
T 0932/04 (HIV-Virus/SIEMENS) of 30.4.2009

Online on

16.09.2009

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

30.4.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C12N 7/00

Application no.

93116058.4

Keywords:

Hauptantrag - Zulässigkeit der Änderungen (ja)
Klarheit (ja)
Ausführbarkeit der Erfindung (ja)
Neuheit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 78.922K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T093204.20090430
T 1170/06 (Établissement de communications/ALCATEL LUCENT) of 21.7.2009

Online on

15.09.2009

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

21.7.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

H04L 29/06

Application no.

03293231.1

Keywords:

Activité inventive - Requêtes principale et subsidiaire (non)

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 42.357K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T117006.20090721
T 1496/06 () of 2.7.2009

Online on

15.09.2009

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

2.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/088

Application no.

00903596.5

Keywords:

Claims - clarity (no)
Conditional withdrawal of application inadmissible

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 28.258K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T149606.20090702
T 1381/07 () of 4.8.2009

Online on

15.09.2009

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

4.8.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B44F 1/06

Application no.

02077207.5

Keywords:

Novelty (claim 1, main request, no)
Subject-matter extending beyond the content of the application as filed (auxiliary request, yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 19.568K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T138107.20090804
T 1656/07 (Substantially linear nonionic surfactants/PROCTER & GAMBLE) of 29.7.2009

Online on

15.09.2009

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

29.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/395

Application no.

99870013.2

Keywords:

Admissibility of the appeal (yes)
Inventive step (no): existence of a new technical effect undisclosed in the original application not proven - comparison not with the closest prior art

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T165607.20090729
T 1956/07 () of 11.8.2009

Online on

15.09.2009

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

11.8.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16L 33/207

Application no.

98942606.9

Keywords:

Novelty (main, second and third auxiliary requests, no)
Inventive step (first auxiliary request, no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.038K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T195607.20090811
T 0358/08 () of 9.7.2009

Online on

15.09.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

9.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 13/15

Application no.

99946652.7

Keywords:

Admissibility - yes
Inventive step - no

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 73.084K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T035808.20090709
T 1379/08 () of 20.8.2009

Online on

15.09.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

20.8.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23P 6/00

Application no.

03257566.4

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 46.743K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T137908.20090820
T 0490/07 () of 6.7.2009

Online on

14.09.2009

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

6.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08G 18/42

Application no.

99934292.6

Keywords:

Main request, first and second auxiliary requests- amendments- added subject-matter - (yes)
Third auxiliary request- maintenance in amended form - (yes)
Reversal of the burden of proof - (no)
Ground not substantiated in statement of grounds of appeal

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T049007.20090706
T 0893/06 () of 23.7.2009

Online on

11.09.2009

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

23.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07B 17/02

Application no.

93308512.8

Keywords:

Main request - Inventive step (no)
First and second auxiliary requests - Extension of protection (yes)
Third auxiliary request - Admission (yes) - Inventive step (no)
Fourth auxiliary request - Admission (yes) - Extension of protection (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.441K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T089306.20090723
T 0120/07 () of 15.7.2009

Online on

11.09.2009

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

15.7.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

F25J 3/04

Application no.

99403101.1

Keywords:

Activité inventive (oui)

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 49.762K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T012007.20090715
T 1510/07 () of 29.7.2009

Online on

11.09.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

29.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60R 25/00

Application no.

03745806.4

Keywords:

Novelty (no)

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 18.664K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T151007.20090729
T 0387/05 (Vorform aus synthetischem Kieselglas/SCHOTT LITHOTEC AG) of 17.12.2008

Online on

10.09.2009

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

17.12.2008

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C03C 3/06

Application no.

98921387.1

Keywords:

Gültigkeit der Priorität (nicht entscheidungserheblich)
Ausführbarkeit (Einwand nicht aufrechterhalten)
Zulässigkeit der Änderungen: ja
Neuheit: ja
Erfinderische Tätigkeit: nein (Umformulierung der Aufgabe notwendig wegen fehlender Vergleichbarkeit mit dem Stand der Technik; vom Fachmann zu treffende Maßnahmen nahegelegt durch Eigenschaften des Erzeugnisses)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 143.188K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2008:T038705.20081217
T 1157/06 () of 28.7.2009

Online on

10.09.2009

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

28.7.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16H 1/28

Application no.

01984873.8

Keywords:

Neuheit (bejaht)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (verneint) - Hauptantrag und Hilfsantrag 1
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht) - Hilfsantrag 2
Antrag auf Vorlage an die Große Beschwerdekammer (abgelehnt)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 34.421K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T115706.20090728
T 0696/07 () of 4.9.2009

Online on

10.09.2009

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

4.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

E05B 49/00

Application no.

01958755.9

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (no) - after amendment
Remittal to first instance

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.495K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T069607.20090904
D 0018/08 () of 26.8.2009

Online on

09.09.2009

Board

DBA

Decision date

26.8.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords:

-

Distribution

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 34.616K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:D001808.20090826
T 1000/06 () of 2.9.2009

Online on

09.09.2009

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

2.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 9/007

Application no.

01920265.4

Keywords:

Novelty (no)
Inventive step (third and fourth auxiliary requests) (no)

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D

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 21.673K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T100006.20090902
T 1322/07 (Exhaust catalyst/ICT) of 25.8.2009

Online on

09.09.2009

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

25.8.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 53/94

Application no.

01129490.7

Keywords:

Remittal for further prosecution

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.860K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T132207.20090825
D 0020/08 () of 4.9.2009

Online on

08.09.2009

Board

DBA

Decision date

4.9.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords:

-

Distribution

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 39.409K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:D002008.20090904
J 0016/08 (Correction of designation/NISSAN) of 31.8.2009

Online on

08.09.2009

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

31.8.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01G 9/155

Application no.

03710420.5

Keywords:

Correction of designation (allowed)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 41.550K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:J001608.20090831
T 1052/04 (Beschichtete Kohlenstoff-Kurzfasern/DAIMLER) of 7.7.2009

Online on

08.09.2009

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

7.7.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C04B 41/87

Application no.

99112209.4

Keywords:

Deutlichkeit (kein Einspruchsgrund): Auslegung der Begriffe aufgrund der Beschreibung respektive der üblichen Bedeutung im einschlägigen Stand der Technik
Neuheit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja): gradierte Beschichtung in Kombination mit Beschichtung der Schnittstellen aus dem Stand der Technik nicht herleitbar

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 46.390K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T105204.20090707
T 0992/06 (Anti-microbial compositions/UNILEVER PLC.) of 19.6.2009

Online on

08.09.2009

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

19.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01N 37/44

Application no.

01900393.8

Keywords:

Main request and first-, second and third auxiliary - inventive step (no) - obvious solution.
Fourth auxiliary - inventive step (yes) - non obvious solution - remittal for adaptation of the description

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C

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 43.534K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T099206.20090619
T 1624/06 (Transferring sensitive information/LUCENT) of 10.7.2009

Online on

08.09.2009

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

10.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 9/08

Application no.

99305731.4

Keywords:

Main request - novelty (no)
First auxiliary request- inventive step (no)
Second auxiliary request - Added subject-matter (yes)

Distribution

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.105K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T162406.20090710
T 0462/06 (Benzopyrancarboxylic acid/MERCK) of 1.7.2009

Online on

07.09.2009

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

1.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/335

Application no.

01997102.7

Keywords:

Unity of invention (yes)
Substantial procedural violation (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 51.979K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T046206.20090701
T 0501/07 () of 2.7.2009

Online on

07.09.2009

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

2.7.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C22C 21/00

Application no.

01996633.2

Keywords:

Recevabilité de requêtes soumises lors de la procédure orale (non)

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 32.275K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T050107.20090702
T 0525/07 (Intravaginal drug delivery device/AVENTIS PHARMA S.A.) of 8.7.2009

Online on

07.09.2009

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

8.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/00

Application no.

98401535.4

Keywords:

Main request: Clarity - (yes): unclarity removed by amendment
Sufficiency - (yes)
Novelty - (yes): no specific disclosure in the prior art of an intravaginal device comprising a removable polymer membrane for absorbing excess active agent
Inventive step - (yes) - removable polymer membrane for absorbing excess active agent not obvious

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.118K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T052507.20090708
T 1121/07 () of 4.6.2009

Online on

07.09.2009

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

4.6.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C22C 21/16

Application no.

00420263.6

Keywords:

Activité inventive (non)

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 95.801K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T112107.20090604
W 0020/08 () of 2.9.2009

Online on

07.09.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

2.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F01K 23/06

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Insufficient reasoning

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.847K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:W002008.20090902
W 0040/08 () of 2.9.2009

Online on

07.09.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

2.9.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F01K 23/06

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Lack of unity (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.479K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:W004008.20090902
T 1203/06 () of 21.7.2009

Online on

06.09.2009

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

21.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01S 5/14
G01S 1/04
H04B 7/185
G01S 1/02
G01S 5/02
G01S 5/00
H04B 1/06

Application no.

01660103.1

Keywords:

-

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 28.455K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T120306.20090721
T 1281/06 () of 12.8.2009

Online on

06.09.2009

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

12.8.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 8/06

Application no.

99310458.7

Keywords:

Clarity (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.422K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T128106.20090812
T 1838/06 () of 10.7.2009

Online on

06.09.2009

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

10.7.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01R 27/02

Application no.

03027162.1

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 23.189K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T183806.20090710
T 1884/06 () of 12.8.2009

Online on

06.09.2009

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

12.8.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01P 3/487

Application no.

03710766.1

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 20.374K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T188406.20090812
T 0564/07 () of 7.7.2009

Online on

06.09.2009

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

7.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06K 19/067
G10K 11/36
H03B 5/32
H03H 9/25
G10S 13/02

Application no.

02786726.6

Keywords:

-

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 39.446K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T056407.20090707
T 1594/05 () of 26.3.2009

Online on

05.09.2009

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

26.3.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 7/06

Application no.

00901717.9

Keywords:

Activité inventive (oui) - solution non évidente

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 55.460K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T159405.20090326
T 1080/06 () of 22.1.2009

Online on

04.09.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

22.1.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D07B 1/16

Application no.

98959017.9

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.146K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T108006.20090122
T 0250/07 () of 18.6.2009

Online on

04.09.2009

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

18.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 8/32

Application no.

95925596.9

Keywords:

Novelty - yes
Inventive step - yes

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 68.783K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T025007.20090618
T 0949/07 () of 18.8.2009

Online on

04.09.2009

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

18.8.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 2/06

Application no.

00965353.6

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.080K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T094907.20090818
T 0325/05 (Drag reduction/CORTANA) of 5.2.2009

Online on

03.09.2009

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

5.2.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01F 1/00

Application no.

99967724.8

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (main request, auxiliary requests I and II): yes
Clarity (main request, auxiliary requests I and II): no
Inventive step (auxiliary request III): yes - no pointer in prior art to use Görtler vortices

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 81.498K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T032505.20090205
T 1450/06 (Global communications network management/ANIP) of 7.5.2009

Online on

03.09.2009

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

7.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04M 15/00

Application no.

98942297.7

Keywords:

Inventive step (no - all requests)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.135K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T145006.20090507
T 0659/07 () of 28.5.2009

Online on

03.09.2009

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

28.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F03D 11/00

Application no.

99941416.2

Keywords:

Patent maintained in amended form in accordance with auxiliary request
Appeal by the patentee
No evidence for substantial procedural violations; remittal to Opposition Division (no)
Main and first auxiliary requests - added subject-matter (yes)
Exception to the principle of prohibition of reformatio in peius (no); remittal (no)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.595K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T065907.20090528
T 0427/09 () of 25.8.2009

Online on

03.09.2009

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

25.8.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F21V 21/00

Application no.

99107270.3

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 15.312K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T042709.20090825
T 0733/07 () of 16.7.2009

Online on

02.09.2009

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

16.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03M 13/29

Application no.

99914797.8

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.157K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T073307.20090716
T 0937/07 (STEAM REFORMING/BATTELLE MEMORIAL INSTITUTE) of 28.8.2009

Online on

02.09.2009

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

28.8.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C01B 3/38

Application no.

00954093.1

Keywords:

Procedural violation (no) - Reimbursement of the appeal fee (no)
Amendments allowable
Remittal for further prosecution

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 87.190K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T093707.20090828
T 0861/08 (Subtilisin changed epitopes/NOVOZYMES) of 20.8.2009

Online on

02.09.2009

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

20.8.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 33/53

Application no.

92900779.7

Keywords:

All pending requests - inventive step (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 81.727K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T086108.20090820
T 1248/06 () of 26.6.2009

Online on

01.09.2009

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

26.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 8/06

Application no.

99302577.4

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)
Inventive step - closest state of the art
Inventive step - ex post facto analysis

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 135.597K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T124806.20090626
T 1583/07 () of 4.8.2009

Online on

01.09.2009

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

4.8.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

E02F 9/22

Application no.

97945289.3

Keywords:

Opposition grounds - extension of subject-matter (main request - yes; auxiliary request - no)
Amendements - added subject-matter (no)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.225K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T158307.20090804

August 2009

T 0638/06 (Sterilisation/Fresenius) of 9.7.2009

Online on

31.08.2009

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

9.7.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61L 2/06

Application no.

98113385.3

Keywords:

Änderungen (zulässig) - Merkmale in Kombination offenbart
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja) - Lösung nicht im Stand der Technik nahegelegt

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 33.539K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T063806.20090709
T 0998/06 () of 5.8.2009

Online on

31.08.2009

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

5.8.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08L 69/00

Application no.

89109211.6

Keywords:

Klarheit des Disclaimers (verneint)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 91.218K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T099806.20090805
T 0398/07 () of 10.7.2009

Online on

31.08.2009

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

10.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B24D 3/28

Application no.

95925566.2

Keywords:

Inventive step - (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.260K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T039807.20090710
T 0574/07 () of 12.5.2009

Online on

31.08.2009

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

12.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 15/18

Application no.

94108880.9

Keywords:

Main request and auxiliary request 4: amendment not allowable beyond content of application as filed
Auxiliary request 1: novelty (no)
Auxiliary request 2: remittal (no); inventive step (no) - redefinition of technical problem - obvious alternative
Auxiliary request 3: not admitted into the proceedings - late filed - not clearly allowable

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 48.781K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T057407.20090512
T 1668/08 () of 18.8.2009

Online on

31.08.2009

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

18.8.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B26D 3/26

Application no.

02716545.5

Keywords:

Novelty: yes
Remittal: yes, also for consideration of continuing the proceedings after withdrawal of the opposition

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.245K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T166808.20090818
W 0037/08 (ARNt chimérique/UNIVERSITE RENE DESCARTES) of 18.8.2009

Online on

31.08.2009

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

18.8.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C12N 15/11

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Objection de manque d'unité a posteriori (oui)
Reimbursement d'une taxe additionnelle de recherche (non)

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 94.021K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:W003708.20090818
T 0259/05 (Acrylsäureherstellung/BASF) of 26.3.2009

Online on

28.08.2009

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

26.3.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C07C 57/04

Application no.

97928252.2

Keywords:

Neuheit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja) - alternatives Verfahren - nicht vom Stand der Technik nahegelegt

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C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 37.646K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T025905.20090326
T 1322/06 (Transferts de communications inter-cellulaires/Alcatel Lucent) of 19.5.2009

Online on

28.08.2009

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

19.5.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

H04Q 7/38

Application no.

99400248.3

Keywords:

Activité inventive ( requête unique) - non

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 32.899K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T132206.20090519
T 1084/08 (Régulation de la charge de dispositifs de chauffage électrique à … of 23.6.2009

Online on

28.08.2009

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

23.6.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G05D 23/19

Application no.

95440008.1

Keywords:

Activité inventive - oui

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D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 41.817K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T108408.20090623
D 0021/08 () of 9.7.2009

Online on

26.08.2009

Board

DBA

Decision date

9.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords:

-

Distribution

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.272K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:D002108.20090709
T 1153/06 () of 14.7.2009

Online on

26.08.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

14.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F01L 9/04

Application no.

98113408.3

Keywords:

Main and first auxiliary request - lack of inventive step
Second auxiliary request - not admitted
Request for reimbursement of the appeal fee - rejected

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 49.003K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T115306.20090714
T 0304/07 () of 11.8.2009

Online on

25.08.2009

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

11.8.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C23C 22/78

Application no.

98908792.9

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure (all requests-no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 91.843K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T030407.20090811
T 0734/07 () of 23.7.2009

Online on

25.08.2009

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

23.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23J 3/34

Application no.

00912432.2

Keywords:

Late filed experiments - non-admitted
Inventive step - no

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 44.430K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T073407.20090723
T 1541/06 (Contrôle de puissance du paquet d'accès/ALCATEL) of 16.6.2009

Online on

24.08.2009

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

16.6.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

H04B 7/005

Application no.

94400502.4

Keywords:

Activité inventive (requête principale, deuxième, quatrième et cinquième requête subsidiaire) - non
Recevabilité (première et troisième requête subsidiaire) - non

Distribution

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 50.646K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T154106.20090616
T 1802/06 () of 30.7.2009

Online on

24.08.2009

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

30.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 21/53

Application no.

02256997.4

Keywords:

Main request: inventive step (yes, after amendment)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.436K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T180206.20090730
T 1803/06 (Commande numérique de machine-outil/TORNOS) of 2.7.2009

Online on

24.08.2009

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

2.7.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G05B 19/416

Application no.

95810724.5

Keywords:

Activité inventive (requête principale) - non
Admissibilité (requête subsidiaire) - non

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Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 37.849K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T180306.20090702
T 0340/07 () of 4.8.2009

Online on

24.08.2009

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

4.8.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65G 1/137

Application no.

97121956.3

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (alle Anträge): nein

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 34.249K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T034007.20090804
T 0719/07 () of 13.8.2009

Online on

24.08.2009

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

13.8.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 21/64

Application no.

00948839.6

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.993K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T071907.20090813
T 1320/07 () of 15.5.2009

Online on

24.08.2009

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

15.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B28B 21/14

Application no.

99203996.6

Keywords:

Late filed document (admitted)
Inventive step (all requests): no

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.140K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T132007.20090515
J 0015/08 (Wiedereinsetzung) of 18.8.2009

Online on

21.08.2009

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

18.8.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60R 22/48

Application no.

01925285.7

Keywords:

Wiedereinsetzung in den vorigen Stand der versäumten Frist zur Zahlung der Jahresgebühr mit Zuschlagsgebühr: nein

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 41.026K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:J001508.20090818
T 0193/06 (Method for flow control/LUCENT) of 3.6.2009

Online on

21.08.2009

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

3.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 12/56

Application no.

04250977.8

Keywords:

Transitional provisions of the EPC 2000
Lack of support / missing essential features (main and first auxiliary requests)
Novelty (main and first auxiliary requests - no; second auxiliary request - yes)
Inventive step (second auxiliary request - yes)
Lack of clarity / lack of support / lack of conciseness (dependent claims of second auxiliary request)
Remittal for further prosecution (yes)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 53.779K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T019306.20090603
T 1107/06 (Botulinum toxins/ALLERGAN.) of 3.12.2008

Online on

21.08.2009

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

3.12.2008

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 38/16

Application no.

99203920.6

Keywords:

Main Request: added subject-matter (no); inventive step (no)
First Auxiliary Request: added subject-matter (no): subject-matter of disclaimer originally disclosed; inventive step (yes)

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 81.581K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2008:T110706.20081203
T 1116/06 () of 26.6.2009

Online on

21.08.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

26.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23K 35/38

Application no.

97951565.7

Keywords:

Novelty and inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.923K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T111606.20090626
T 0231/08 () of 30.7.2009

Online on

21.08.2009

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

30.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/00

Application no.

00942919.2

Keywords:

Novelty (yes, after amendment)
Substantial procedural violation (yes)
Reimbursement of the appeal fee (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.976K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T023108.20090730
T 1581/06 (Multi-phase tablet/RECKITT) of 9.6.2009

Online on

20.08.2009

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

9.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 17/00

Application no.

01943614.6

Keywords:

Inventive step - yes

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.511K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T158106.20090609
T 0513/07 () of 14.7.2009

Online on

20.08.2009

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

14.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/275

Application no.

97900548.5

Keywords:

Inventive step - yes

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 42.979K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T051307.20090714
T 1716/07 () of 30.6.2009

Online on

20.08.2009

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

30.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 17/34

Application no.

97915949.8

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (no)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.624K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T171607.20090630
T 0112/08 () of 2.7.2009

Online on

20.08.2009

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

2.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23K 1/18

Application no.

97912615.8

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes - after amendment)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 43.250K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T011208.20090702
T 0783/08 () of 15.7.2009

Online on

20.08.2009

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

15.7.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08F 2/24

Application no.

98113559.3

Keywords:

Form der Beschwerde (Patentinhaber) - rechtsgültig eingelegt aber unzulässig (keine Beschwerdebegründung)
Offenbarung der Erfindung (bejaht)
Neuheit (verneint) - Hauptantrag
Änderungen - Erweiterung (bejaht) - Hilfsantrag

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 43.954K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T078308.20090715
T 2133/08 () of 4.8.2009

Online on

20.08.2009

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

4.8.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23J 3/34

Application no.

01911559.1

Keywords:

No statement of grounds filed - appeal inadmissible

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.503K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T213308.20090804
T 0803/07 () of 10.7.2009

Online on

19.08.2009

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

10.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 18/14

Application no.

00986453.9

Keywords:

Clarity (yes)
Novelty, inventive step (yes, after amendment)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 21.553K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T080307.20090710
T 1514/05 () of 1.7.2009

Online on

17.08.2009

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

1.7.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B32B 15/01

Application no.

01420148.7

Keywords:

Activité inventive (non - solution évidente)

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 63.908K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T151405.20090701
T 1084/06 (Disposable filtration module/ENTEGRIS) of 19.6.2009

Online on

17.08.2009

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

19.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 27/00

Application no.

97111656.1

Keywords:

Main request: amendments extend beyond the content of the application as filed
Main request A, Auxiliary requests 1A and 2A: novelty (no)
Auxiliary requests 3A to 5A: Inventive step (no) - reformulation of the problem in less ambititious terms (7.5) redesigning for adaptation: routine work (7.11)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 297.989K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T108406.20090619
T 1511/07 () of 31.7.2009

Online on

17.08.2009

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

31.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/304

Application no.

99917839.5

Keywords:

Article 123(2): Main Request (no) - Arbitrary combination of ranges from two lists; Auxiliary Request (yes) - Combination of two especially preferred ranges
Novelty, Inventive step: Auxiliary Request (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.641K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T151107.20090731
T 1487/05 (Methanolsynthese/MG) of 9.7.2009

Online on

14.08.2009

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

9.7.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01J 8/02

Application no.

00100525.5

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit: ja (nach Änderung der Ansprüche - nicht naheliegender Reaktor mit dehnungstoleranten Einbauten)

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 35.889K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T148705.20090709
T 1449/06 (Database back-solving/IBM) of 22.7.2009

Online on

14.08.2009

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

22.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30
G06F 17/60

Application no.

01309330.7

Keywords:

Clarity - all requests (no)
"Inventive step - applying spreadsheet techniques to multi-
dimensional database (no - analogous use)"
"Inventive step - setting calculation prioritisation rules
(no - non-technical user preference)"

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.092K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T144906.20090722
T 0649/07 () of 23.6.2009

Online on

14.08.2009

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

23.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/09

Application no.

98913279.0

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.425K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T064907.20090623
T 0914/09 (E-Mail-Austausch/UTIMACO) of 14.8.2009

Online on

14.08.2009

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

14.8.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04L 12/58

Application no.

08000217.3

Keywords:

Ordnungsgemäße Unterzeichnung der Beschwerdebegründung - bejaht

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 58.858K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T091409.20090814
T 0188/06 (Ubiquinone-containing composition/SIGMA-TAU) of 23.6.2009

Online on

13.08.2009

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

23.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/23

Application no.

99954343.2

Keywords:

Main Request - novelty (no): all features of claim 1 anticipated
Auxiliary Requests 5, 6, 7, 8, 11, 12 - amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Auxiliary Requests 3, 4, 9, 10 - clarity (no): unclear base of percentage
Auxiliary Requests 1, 2, 13 - inventive step (no): provision of obvious alternative

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 70.305K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T018806.20090623
T 0478/06 (Geo-enabled personal information manager/LUCENT TECHNOLOGIES) of 30.6.2009

Online on

13.08.2009

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

30.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60
G01C 21/00
G08G 1/00

Application no.

98308084.7

Keywords:

Inventive step - automated data entry (obvious)
Inventive step - location of control button - (no technical contribution)
Inventive step - prompting the user (no technical contribution)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.985K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T047806.20090630
T 0200/07 (Clopidogrel bisulfate formulation/SHERMAN) of 16.6.2009

Online on

13.08.2009

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

16.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 9/20

Application no.

02257582.3

Keywords:

Introduction of lack of novelty as new ground of opposition (no): no approval of the patentee
Inventive step - (no): improvement obvious

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.288K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T020007.20090616
T 0692/07 () of 9.7.2009

Online on

13.08.2009

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

9.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01C 21/20

Application no.

01121614.0

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.843K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T069207.20090709
T 0903/06 () of 24.6.2009

Online on

12.08.2009

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

24.6.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C21D 8/04

Application no.

00401865.1

Keywords:

Activité inventive - (non)

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 34.028K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T090306.20090624
T 0904/06 () of 25.6.2009

Online on

12.08.2009

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

25.6.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C21D 8/04

Application no.

00401866.9

Keywords:

Activité inventive - (non)

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 36.723K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T090406.20090625
T 1089/06 () of 2.7.2009

Online on

12.08.2009

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

2.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C23C 14/34

Application no.

97900954.5

Keywords:

Admissibility of amendments (yes)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (main and first auxiliary requests - no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 45.215K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T108906.20090702
T 1765/07 () of 30.7.2009

Online on

12.08.2009

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

30.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D21F 11/00

Application no.

03814578.5

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Extension beyond the content of the application as filed (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 18.144K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T176507.20090730
T 1288/06 () of 21.7.2009

Online on

11.08.2009

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

21.7.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E05F 15/14

Application no.

99113858.7

Keywords:

Neuheit (bejaht)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 23.696K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T128806.20090721
T 1459/06 (Handrechner / OVIR.E) of 24.7.2009

Online on

11.08.2009

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

24.7.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06F 15/02

Application no.

99116102.7

Keywords:

Beitritt des vermeintlichen Patentverletzers - zulässig
Älteste Priorität wirksam beansprucht - verneint
Inhalt des Prioritätsdokuments als vorveröffentlichter Stand der Technik - bejaht
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - verneint (alle Anträge)

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 42.438K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T145906.20090724
T 1338/07 () of 19.6.2009

Online on

11.08.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

19.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D01H 4/02

Application no.

01108306.0

Keywords:

Clarity (Main Request) - no
Novelty (Auxiliary request) - yes
Inventive step (Auxiliary request) - yes

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.923K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T133807.20090619
T 1376/07 () of 9.7.2009

Online on

11.08.2009

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

9.7.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A01J 5/007

Application no.

00111933.8

Keywords:

Verfahren gemäß Hauptantrag und Hilfsantrag 1 - Neuheit - (nein)
Zurückverweisung an die erste Instanz (nein)
Verfahren gemäß Hilfsantrag 2 - erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 68.535K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T137607.20090709
T 1527/07 () of 2.7.2009

Online on

11.08.2009

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

2.7.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A47L 15/44

Application no.

01116981.0

Keywords:

Anspruch 1 aller Anträge - Neuheit (ja) - erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 28.253K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T152707.20090702
T 1270/08 () of 4.8.2009

Online on

11.08.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

4.8.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23K 20/12

Application no.

01126193.0

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.128K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T127008.20090804
T 0211/05 () of 30.7.2009

Online on

10.08.2009

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

30.7.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G11B 20/00

Application no.

99947521.3

Keywords:

Décision signée par un directeur à la place du deuxième examinateur
Validité de la décision (non)
Vice substantiel de procédure (oui)
Remboursement de la taxe de recours (oui)
Renvoi à la première instance (oui)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T021105.20090730
T 0766/07 (Mobile radio telephone/SAMSUNG) of 15.5.2009

Online on

10.08.2009

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

15.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04M 1/72

Application no.

99103212.9

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes - following amendment)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.085K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T076607.20090515
W 0035/08 (Internally-constrained cyclic oligopeptides/LEXCICON) of 6.8.2009

Online on

10.08.2009

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

6.8.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 7/52
A61K 38/12

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Invitation reasoned - yes
Lack of unity 'a posteriori' - (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.085K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:W003508.20090806
T 0601/06 (Rating plugs) of 5.5.2009

Online on

07.08.2009

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

5.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 19/00

Application no.

97201439.3

Keywords:

Procedural violation (no)
Novelty (main request, auxiliary request I', II - no)
Inventive step (main request, auxiliary request I, I', II, III, V, VI - no)
Added subject-matter (auxiliary request IV, IV' - yes)
Clarity (auxiliary request V - no)
Request to postpone oral proceedings (no - late filed)
Referral to the Enlarged Board of Appeal (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 73.570K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T060106.20090505
T 0905/06 () of 23.6.2009

Online on

07.08.2009

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

23.6.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C21D 8/04

Application no.

00401867.7

Keywords:

Nouveauté (oui)

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 76.528K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T090506.20090623
T 0906/06 () of 23.6.2009

Online on

07.08.2009

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

23.6.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C21D 8/04

Application no.

00401868.5

Keywords:

Nouveauté - (oui)

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 75.785K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T090606.20090623
T 0907/06 () of 24.6.2009

Online on

07.08.2009

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

24.6.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C21D 8/04

Application no.

00401869.3

Keywords:

Activité inventive - (non)

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Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 35.229K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T090706.20090624
T 1015/06 (Water-borne coating composition/ORICA AUSTRALIA PTY LTD.) of 30.4.2009

Online on

07.08.2009

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

30.4.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09D 125/06

Application no.

97937364.4

Keywords:

Auxiliary requests I and II - Admissibility - (yes)
Main request and Auxiliary request II - Added matter - (yes)
Auxiliary request I - Sufficiency of disclosure - (no)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.154K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T101506.20090430
T 1923/06 () of 24.4.2009

Online on

07.08.2009

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

24.4.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F02B 41/00

Application no.

01113771.8

Keywords:

Request to postpone oral proceedings due to illness of the Applicant (not allowed)
Clarity (no)
Added subject-matter (yes)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.217K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T192306.20090424
T 0222/07 (Dienstgüte von Telekommunikationsdiensten/VODAFONE) of 26.5.2009

Online on

07.08.2009

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

26.5.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04M 15/00

Application no.

99932658.0

Keywords:

Hauptantrag - erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)
Erster Hilfsantrag - Zulassung im Verfahren (ja) Zurückverweisung an erste Instanz (ja)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 39.137K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T022207.20090526
T 1427/07 () of 15.5.2009

Online on

07.08.2009

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

15.5.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F02M 27/00

Application no.

03747969.8

Keywords:

Ausführbarkeit - mit Vergleichsversuchen nicht nachgewiesen
Beweisangebot in mündlicher Verhandlung (nicht zugelassen)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 59.739K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T142707.20090515
T 0877/08 (Process for the preparation of diazomethane/PHOENIX) of 5.5.2009

Online on

07.08.2009

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

5.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07C 245/16

Application no.

00962683.9

Keywords:

Inventive step (no) - determination of the closest prior art - obvious to try - reasonable expectation of success - no deterrent teaching in the art

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.540K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T087708.20090505
T 1019/09 (Kieselsäuren/EVONIK) of 28.7.2009

Online on

07.08.2009

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

28.7.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C09C 1/30

Application no.

00122954.1

Keywords:

Abhilfe (ja)
Zurückverweisung (ja)

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 23.204K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T101909.20090728
T 1382/04 (Transaction monitor/FORTENT) of 30.7.2009

Online on

06.08.2009

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

30.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/00

Application no.

00985545.3

Keywords:

Request for oral proceedings constitutes a reply to a communication (yes)
Admissibility of amendment (no)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 22.225K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T138204.20090730
T 1944/07 () of 30.6.2009

Online on

06.08.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

30.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B64D 11/00

Application no.

98203015.7

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)
Late submitted material - cited on appeal - admitted (no)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.928K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T194407.20090630
T 0211/08 (Contact routing system/AVAYA) of 23.7.2009

Online on

06.08.2009

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

23.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04M 3/523

Application no.

00952512.2

Keywords:

Oral proceedings held in absence of appellant
Added subject-matter (yes)
Clarity (no)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.335K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T021108.20090723
T 1287/08 () of 31.7.2009

Online on

06.08.2009

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

31.7.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C21D 8/02

Application no.

02798639.7

Keywords:

Verzicht (nein)
Widerruf (ja) durch fehlende Billigung der Fassung des Patents durch den Patentinhaber

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 17.451K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T128708.20090731
T 1790/08 (Schließelement/METZELER) of 29.7.2009

Online on

06.08.2009

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

29.7.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E05F 15/00

Application no.

03101727.0

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde (nein)
Materielle Beschwer (nein)

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 21.064K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T179008.20090729
T 0231/09 (Treatment of Impotence/PFIZER PRODUCTS. INC.) of 30.7.2009

Online on

06.08.2009

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

30.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/495

Application no.

98947741.9

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.842K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T023109.20090730
T 0292/05 () of 25.6.2009

Online on

05.08.2009

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

25.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D06M 16/00

Application no.

95913647.4

Keywords:

Novelty (no) - Main Request
Fresh claims admissible under the RPBA (no) - supplementary First to Fourth Auxiliary Requests

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 54.688K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T029205.20090625
T 0846/06 (WLAN Bridge device/THOMSON) of 27.5.2009

Online on

05.08.2009

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

27.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 12/28

Application no.

03102710.5

Keywords:

Support by the description (yes - after amendment)
Inventive step (yes - after amendment)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 22.747K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T084606.20090527
T 1061/06 (Diebstahlssicherung/GRUNDIG) of 14.7.2009

Online on

05.08.2009

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

14.7.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60R 25/00

Application no.

99102194.0

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - verneint
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr - abgelehnt

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D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 30.281K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T106106.20090714
T 1263/06 (Reservierung von Funk-Übertragungskapazitäten bei multicast/SIEMENS) of 4.6.2009

Online on

05.08.2009

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

4.6.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04L 12/18

Application no.

02007173.4

Keywords:

Klarheit - nein (Haupt- und Hilfsantrag)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nein (Haupt- und Hilfsantrag)

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 30.837K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T126306.20090604
T 0009/07 () of 27.3.2009

Online on

05.08.2009

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

27.3.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08K 5/521

Application no.

00916498.9

Keywords:

Novelty - Main Request (no)
Inventive step - Auxiliary Request (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 111.078K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T000907.20090327
T 0030/07 () of 29.5.2009

Online on

05.08.2009

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

29.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08G 63/78

Application no.

00953909.9

Keywords:

Main request - added subject-matter - no (after amendment)
main request - maintenance in amended form
New ground of opposition - approval - yes

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 54.344K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T003007.20090529
T 0095/07 () of 29.5.2009

Online on

05.08.2009

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

29.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08G 63/183

Application no.

00953908.1

Keywords:

Main request - added subject matter - yes
First auxiliary request - maintenance in amended form - yes
Novelty - repetition of prior art not beyond all reasonable doubt
"Request to withdraw experimental report - refused - no legal basis

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 118.954K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T009507.20090529
T 0763/07 () of 24.6.2009

Online on

05.08.2009

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

24.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08G 63/82

Application no.

99948056.9

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (no)
Appeal of appellant opponent 02 - inadmissible

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 84.976K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T076307.20090624
T 0858/07 () of 28.7.2009

Online on

05.08.2009

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

28.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 69/00

Application no.

03765443.1

Keywords:

Main request, auxiliary request - amendments - added subject-matter - yes

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.265K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T085807.20090728
T 1173/07 () of 19.6.2009

Online on

05.08.2009

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

19.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B65D 19/00

Application no.

00830348.9

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.575K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T117307.20090619
T 0128/08 (Combination of SCR and CRT Systems/JOHNSON MATTHEY et al) of 28.5.2009

Online on

05.08.2009

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

28.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 53/94

Application no.

99902690.9

Keywords:

Novelty: yes
Inventive step: no
Improvement (yes) - technical solution suggested in prior art regardless of whether an extra effect (here: extent of improvement) is obtained

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 64.514K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T012808.20090528
J 0014/08 (Re-establishment of rights) of 17.7.2009

Online on

04.08.2009

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

17.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01N 1/00

Application no.

04755004.1

Keywords:

Completion of omitted act (no)
Implicit instruction to deduct fee (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.698K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:J001408.20090717
J 0004/09 (Form von Zeichnungen/MACPHARMAZIE) of 28.7.2009

Online on

04.08.2009

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

28.7.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

-

Application no.

08002540.6

Keywords:

Eingangsprüfung - Form von Zeichnungen, die die elektronische Vervielfältigung ermöglicht
Verstoß gegen die Begründungspflicht als wesentlicher Verfahrensmangel
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr (nein)

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 21.494K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:J000409.20090728
T 0972/05 (TPA filtration/ADVANSA BV) of 17.3.2009

Online on

04.08.2009

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

17.3.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 33/04

Application no.

94905166.8

Keywords:

Re-dating of decision and correction of mailing date not possible under Rule 89 EPC 1973 (Rule 140 EPC)
Opponent's notice and grounds of appeal filed late - appeal not admissible
Patentee's grounds of appeal filed late - appeal nevertheless admissible applying the principle of protection of legitimate expectations
Terephthalic acid (TPA) filtration method using a vacuum belt filter made available to public - yes
Novelty of TPA filtration method as now claimed - yes
Inventive step - yes: No motivation to design method as claimed

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 66.769K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T097205.20090317
T 1236/06 (Workstation registration/NOVELL) of 25.3.2009

Online on

04.08.2009

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

25.3.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/445
G06F 9/46

Application no.

01203778.4

Keywords:

Inventive step - storing object at client instead of at server - (no - obvious alternative)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.105K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T123606.20090325
T 0499/07 () of 7.7.2009

Online on

04.08.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

7.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60R 5/04

Application no.

98305100.4

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes)

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D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 20.654K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T049907.20090707
T 0898/07 ("Beitritte - zulässig""Einspruchsgrund nach Art. 100 c … of 30.4.2009

Online on

03.08.2009

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

30.4.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04B 1/66

Application no.

92118663.1

Keywords:

Decodieren von Binärsignalen/IPCOM

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 54.191K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T089807.20090430
T 1276/07 () of 8.7.2009

Online on

03.08.2009

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

8.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B32B 18/00

Application no.

96900440.7

Keywords:

Subject-matter of granted claims: Inventive step (yes)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.534K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T127607.20090708
T 1299/07 () of 16.7.2009

Online on

03.08.2009

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

16.7.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B22D 11/04
B22D 11/12
B22D 4/115

Application no.

05028469.4

Keywords:

Änderungen - Erweiterung (verneint)

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Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 25.648K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T129907.20090716
T 1429/07 (Virtuelle Mobilfunk-Prepaid-Karten/CENTENARIO) of 7.7.2009

Online on

03.08.2009

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

7.7.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04M 17/00

Application no.

01109424.0

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Haupt- und Hilfsantrag) - verneint

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 29.524K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T142907.20090707
T 1493/07 (Charging for prepaid subscribers/NOKIA) of 14.7.2009

Online on

03.08.2009

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

14.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04M 17/00

Application no.

00958543.1

Keywords:

Inventive step - main and auxiliary request (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.613K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T149307.20090714
T 1465/08 () of 27.7.2009

Online on

03.08.2009

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

27.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04Q 7/32

Application no.

04737113.3

Keywords:

Request for re-establishment of rights (deemed not to have been filed)

Distribution

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 21.796K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T146508.20090727
T 0259/06 (Régulation de procédés de synthèse de produits chimiques/INEOS) of 13.5.2009

Online on

02.08.2009

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

13.5.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C08F 10/00

Application no.

96918665.9

Keywords:

Activité inventive (requête principale) - non
Requêtes subsidiaires déposées tardivement - non recevables

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Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 86.841K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T025906.20090513
T 0548/08 () of 22.7.2009

Online on

02.08.2009

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

22.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G05B 19/418

Application no.

04016901.3

Keywords:

Decision reasoned (no)
Substantial procedural violation (yes)
Remittal (yes)
Reimbursement of appeal fee (yes)

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Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.671K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T054808.20090722

July 2009

T 0437/06 () of 18.6.2009

Online on

31.07.2009

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

18.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G07B 17/02

Application no.

97309141.6

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (yes)
Support by the description (no)
Inventive step (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 28.254K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T043706.20090618
T 0709/06 () of 30.6.2009

Online on

31.07.2009

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

30.6.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H02G 3/08

Application no.

99117669.4

Keywords:

Änderungen - Erweiterung (verneint)
Neuheit - ältere europäische Anmeldungen
Neuheit (verneint)

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C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 28.856K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T070906.20090630
T 0871/06 () of 7.7.2009

Online on

31.07.2009

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

7.7.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F23N 1/02

Application no.

01110418.9

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nach Änderungen (Ja)

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 26.048K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T087106.20090707
T 1212/06 () of 28.5.2009

Online on

31.07.2009

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

28.5.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G06T 17/00

Application no.

03015607.9

Keywords:

Hauptantrag: Klarheit der Ansprüche (verneint)
Hilfsantrag: Ausreichende Offenbarung (verneint)

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Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 70.838K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T121206.20090528
T 1260/06 (Spuckstoff/ALPHA CALCIT) of 7.7.2009

Online on

31.07.2009

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

7.7.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

D21H 17/01

Application no.

02702307.6

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein) - alle Anträge

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 29.400K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T126006.20090707
T 1349/06 () of 16.6.2009

Online on

31.07.2009

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

16.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03L 7/10

Application no.

01301975.7

Keywords:

Cancellation of oral proceedings and continuation in writing - (no)
Novelty - (no)

Distribution

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.323K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T134906.20090616
T 0008/07 (Disclaimer too broad (see reasons 2)) of 7.5.2009

Online on

31.07.2009

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

7.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 10/00

Application no.

92111785.9

Keywords:

Main request - amendments - added subject-matter - yes - disclaimer too broad
First, second auxiliary requests - amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
First, second auxiliary requests - clarity - no
Third auxiliary request - added subject matter (no) - clarity (yes) - remittal for further prosecution

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 267.569K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T000807.20090507
T 0241/07 () of 19.5.2009

Online on

31.07.2009

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

19.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C09J 7/02

Application no.

92109485.0

Keywords:

Main request: Inventive step (no)"

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 69.579K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T024107.20090519
T 1593/07 (Zwei Phasen umfassendes Mittel/BUCK-CHEMIE) of 10.7.2009

Online on

31.07.2009

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

10.7.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C11D 17/00

Application no.

03025253.0

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 35.245K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T159307.20090710
T 0194/08 () of 4.6.2009

Online on

31.07.2009

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

4.6.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08G 65/26

Application no.

00964106.9

Keywords:

Neuheit (bejaht)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (verneint)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 37.646K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T019408.20090604
T 1183/06 () of 6.5.2009

Online on

30.07.2009

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

6.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D21F 3/02

Application no.

99850014.4

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

Distribution

D

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.951K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T118306.20090506
T 0189/07 (Microplatte/GREINER BIO-ONE GMBH) of 16.6.2009

Online on

30.07.2009

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

16.6.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01L 3/00

Application no.

98910643.0

Keywords:

Priorität (nicht gültig)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nein (alle Anträge): Im Vergleich zum Stand der Technik weder besondere Auswahl von Materialien noch Abwandlung der Prozessparameter

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 165.576K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T018907.20090616
T 1126/07 () of 22.4.2008

Online on

30.07.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

22.4.2008

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B66F 11/04

Application no.

99660074.8

Keywords:

Admissibility of amendments (Main and auxiliary request) - no

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.368K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2008:T112607.20080422
T 1470/07 () of 18.5.2009

Online on

30.07.2009

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

18.5.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B65D 21/032

Application no.

95112173.0

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 27.139K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T147007.20090518
T 0791/08 (Inhibitor/BOSTON SCIENTIFIC LIMITED) of 19.6.2009

Online on

30.07.2009

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

19.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 47/48

Application no.

96906490.6

Keywords:

Remittal - yes: procedural violation

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.756K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T079108.20090619
T 1842/08 () of 24.7.2009

Online on

30.07.2009

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

24.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 9/48

Application no.

02760834.8

Keywords:

Refund of the appeal fee after withdrawal of the appeal (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.256K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T184208.20090724
T 0335/05 () of 30.6.2009

Online on

29.07.2009

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

30.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 5/445

Application no.

01939558.1

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 28.296K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T033505.20090630
T 1464/05 (Hydrogen-absorbing composition/PRYSMIAN) of 14.5.2009

Online on

29.07.2009

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

14.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02B 6/44

Application no.

94109180.3

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (main request: yes)
Prior use: delivery possibly for test purposes by way of ordinary commercial transaction - availability to the public (yes)
Inventive step: public prior use as closest state of the art (yes) - treatment of extrinsic features - obviousness (auxiliary requst: no)
Apportionment of costs (yes, in part)

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 92.423K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T146405.20090514
T 1564/06 () of 5.5.2009

Online on

29.07.2009

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

5.5.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E04C 5/06
E04C 5/065

Application no.

00114308.0

Keywords:

Klarheit (bejaht)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 32.579K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T156406.20090505
T 1869/06 () of 24.6.2009

Online on

29.07.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

24.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B66C 23/70

Application no.

99112763.0

Keywords:

Main request (novelty - yes; inventive step - no)
Auxiliary request (not admitted)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.615K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T186906.20090624
T 1912/06 () of 30.6.2009

Online on

29.07.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

30.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B23P 6/00

Application no.

01302812.1

Keywords:

Main request - lack of novelty and inventive step
Auxiliary request - admittance (yes)
Remittal to opposition division for further prosecution

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 40.945K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T191206.20090630
T 0541/07 () of 4.6.2009

Online on

29.07.2009

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

4.6.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A47L 15/00

Application no.

03008621.9

Keywords:

Ausführbarkeit (ja)
Unzulässige Änderungen (nein)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 28.716K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T054107.20090604
T 1278/07 () of 14.7.2009

Online on

29.07.2009

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

14.7.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G02B 21/00

Application no.

04739720.3

Keywords:

Neuheit und erfinderische Tätigkeit: verneint

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 23.812K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T127807.20090714
T 1506/07 (Amine reaction compound/PROCTER & GAMBLE) of 23.6.2009

Online on

29.07.2009

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

23.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/50

Application no.

99933892.4

Keywords:

Compliance with Art. 84 EPC: yes
Inventive step (main request): no - obvious to try with expectation of success
Inventive step (first auxiliary request): yes

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 87.197K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T150607.20090623
T 1949/08 (Surgical suture coating/UNITED STATES SURGICAL CORPORATION) of 9.6.2009

Online on

29.07.2009

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

9.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 17/00

Application no.

97931489.5

Keywords:

Extension of subject-matter (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 19.331K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T194908.20090609
T 0680/09 () of 10.7.2009

Online on

29.07.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

10.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F01D 5/00

Application no.

01301949.2

Keywords:

Appeal - admissible (yes)
Main and auxiliary requests - lack of inventive step

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.864K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T068009.20090710
T 1072/06 (Lederpflegemittel/WERNER & MERTZ) of 14.5.2009

Online on

28.07.2009

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

14.5.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C09G 1/08

Application no.

99122783.6

Keywords:

Alle Anträge: Ausreichende Offenbarung der Erfindung (nein) - Meßmethode unvollständig angegeben - Fachmann kann Lücken nicht aus seinem Fachwissen füllen

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 78.711K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T107206.20090514
T 1180/06 () of 12.5.2009

Online on

28.07.2009

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

12.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/275

Application no.

97900936.2

Keywords:

Main request: Novelty (yes), Inventive step (no)
First auxiliary request: withdrawn
Second auxiliary request: Novelty (yes), Inventive step (yes)

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Decision text in EN (PDF, 103.487K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T118006.20090512
T 1226/06 () of 10.6.2009

Online on

28.07.2009

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

10.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H02J 7/00

Application no.

01111998.9

Keywords:

Main request - extension (no) - lack of clarity (yes)
Auxiliary requests - unsearched subject-matter - remittal for further prosecution (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.302K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T122606.20090610
T 1618/06 (Purification of citalopram/LUNDBECK) of 2.7.2009

Online on

28.07.2009

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

2.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 307/87

Application no.

01909568.6

Keywords:

Priority (valid) - feature disclosed in the section describing the prior art is referred to in the remaining part of the description
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes) - non obvious solution

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 50.450K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T161806.20090702
T 0349/07 () of 16.6.2009

Online on

28.07.2009

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

16.6.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16L 5/04

Application no.

00903609.6

Keywords:

Klarheit (ja)
Unzulässige Erweiterung (nein)
Neuheit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 30.866K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T034907.20090616
T 0489/07 () of 13.7.2009

Online on

28.07.2009

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

13.7.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B42D 15/10

Application no.

01960050.1

Keywords:

Neuheit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 69.730K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T048907.20090713
T 0805/07 (Method for forming a metal contact/STMicroelectronics, Inc.) of 10.7.2009

Online on

28.07.2009

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

10.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01L 21/768

Application no.

98105211.1

Keywords:

Admissibility (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 17.969K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T080507.20090710
T 1490/07 () of 25.6.2009

Online on

28.07.2009

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

25.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B29C 70/24

Application no.

99200254.3

Keywords:

Admissibility of late-filed document (yes)
Remittal (yes)
Apportionment of costs (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.685K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T149007.20090625
T 1872/07 () of 16.7.2009

Online on

28.07.2009

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

16.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C22C 1/04

Application no.

04250740.0

Keywords:

Novelty - (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 19.426K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T187207.20090716
W 0028/07 (Alkyl phospholipid derivatives/ÆTERNA ZENTARIS GMBH) of 23.7.2009

Online on

28.07.2009

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

23.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/661

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Lack of unity - (yes): absence of a common technical feature defining a contribution of the claimed Markush grouping over the prior art

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 39.354K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:W002807.20090723
T 1414/04 () of 30.6.2009

Online on

27.07.2009

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

30.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 35/02

Application no.

96110293.6

Keywords:

Novelty - no (main request and auxiliary requests I to IV)
Late filed request not admitted - (auxiliary request V)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 109.276K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T141404.20090630
T 1423/04 () of 15.7.2009

Online on

27.07.2009

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

15.7.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 7/06

Application no.

98942750.5

Keywords:

Retrait de l'approbation du texte

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 24.002K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T142304.20090715
T 1359/06 () of 9.7.2009

Online on

27.07.2009

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

9.7.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16D 23/02

Application no.

99953944.8

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 24.147K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T135906.20090709
T 1454/06 () of 8.7.2009

Online on

27.07.2009

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

8.7.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G02B 27/01

Application no.

02019903.0

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit: verneint

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 26.368K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T145406.20090708
T 1760/06 (DBMS analysis/COMPUTER ASSOCIATES THINK) of 17.6.2009

Online on

27.07.2009

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

17.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

99946689.9

Keywords:

Inventive step - main request and first and second auxiliary requests (no)
Remittal - third auxiliary request
Reimbursement of appeal fee (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.203K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T176006.20090617
T 1784/07 (Oxidationsverfahren/BASF) of 19.6.2009

Online on

27.07.2009

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

19.6.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01J 19/00

Application no.

03790836.5

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit: ja

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 33.214K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T178407.20090619
T 0219/08 (Plasma protein matrices / PROCHON) of 21.7.2009

Online on

27.07.2009

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

21.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 27/22

Application no.

02749270.1

Keywords:

Remittal (yes): claims substantially amended on appeal

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 18.807K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T021908.20090721
T 0664/06 () of 15.7.2009

Online on

24.07.2009

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

15.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02B 6/255

Application no.

96850176.7

Keywords:

Novelty device claim - yes
Inventive step device claim - yes

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.752K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T066406.20090715
T 1064/06 (Optical fiber coating/DSM) of 18.5.2009

Online on

24.07.2009

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

18.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C03C 25/00

Application no.

98908332.4

Keywords:

Amendments allowable: combination of features directly and unambiguously derivable from the application as filed
Clarity (yes)
Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Novelty (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 38.881K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T106406.20090518
T 1460/06 (Memory management/SONY) of 29.5.2009

Online on

24.07.2009

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

29.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 12/02
G11C 16/34

Application no.

98111553.8

Keywords:

Clarity (no - all requests)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.490K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T146006.20090529
T 0602/07 () of 24.6.2009

Online on

24.07.2009

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

24.6.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F23K 5/20
F23N 5/20

Application no.

99123896.5

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerde: ja
Erfinderische Tätigkeit: nein

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 30.452K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T060207.20090624
T 0806/07 () of 26.6.2009

Online on

24.07.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

26.6.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60H 1/00

Application no.

00114382.5

Keywords:

Unzulässige Erweiterung (Hilfsantrag 1 und 2: ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Hauptantrag, Hilfsantrag 3: nein)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 27.888K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T080607.20090626
T 0862/07 () of 2.7.2009

Online on

24.07.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

2.7.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B61B 3/00

Application no.

00890080.5

Keywords:

Zulassung von verspätet vorgebrachtem Stand der Technik (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 27.473K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T086207.20090702
T 0129/08 () of 4.6.2009

Online on

24.07.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

4.6.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F01L 1/34

Application no.

00974375.8

Keywords:

Neuheit (verneint) - Hauptantrag
Unzulässige Erweiterung - Hilfsanträge II bis VI
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (verneint) - Hilfsanträge VIa und VIIa

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 53.921K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T012908.20090604
T 0582/08 () of 16.6.2009

Online on

24.07.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

16.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D06F 39/14

Application no.

99111796.1

Keywords:

Inadmissible extension (intermediate generalisation) - main and first to fourth and sixth to ninth auxiliary requests
Unallowable broadening of the scope of the claim - second, third, seventh and eighth auxiliary requests
Late filed requests - not admitted because not clearly allowable - tenth to nineteenth auxiliary requests
Late filed request - not admitted - twentieth auxiliary request

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 50.533K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T058208.20090616
T 0160/06 () of 8.1.2009

Online on

23.07.2009

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

8.1.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E02D 17/20
E01F 7/04
B21D 11/07

Application no.

99900866.7

Keywords:

Neuheit (bejaht)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 81.301K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T016006.20090108
T 1938/06 () of 4.6.2009

Online on

23.07.2009

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

4.6.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B42D 15/00

Application no.

00981428.6

Keywords:

Exposé suffisant de l'invention (oui)
Activité inventive (non)

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 33.979K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T193806.20090604
T 0148/07 () of 28.5.2009

Online on

23.07.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

28.5.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B61D 27/00

Application no.

00122929.3

Keywords:

Unzulässige Erweiterung (verneint)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 25.376K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T014807.20090528
T 0523/09 () of 15.7.2009

Online on

23.07.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

15.7.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60R 13/10

Application no.

03792156.6

Keywords:

Widerruf des Patents nach Verzichtserklärung durch die Patentinhaberin

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 16.094K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T052309.20090715
T 1098/09 (Missing statement of grounds) of 16.7.2009

Online on

23.07.2009

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

16.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C22C 33/02

Application no.

98954095.0

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.113K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T109809.20090716
R 0007/09 () of 22.7.2009

Online on

22.07.2009

Board

EBA

Decision date

22.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61B 1/12

Application no.

99115093.9

Keywords:

Petition for review - allowable: fundamental violation of Article 113 EPC (statement setting out the grounds of appeal never notified to respondent/patent proprietor)

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.178K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:R000709.20090722
T 0271/07 () of 4.12.2008

Online on

22.07.2009

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

4.12.2008

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01D 71/02

Application no.

93114421.6

Keywords:

Inventive step - Problem originally solved (no)
Reformulated problem
Solution obvious (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 97.806K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2008:T027107.20081204
T 0829/07 () of 15.7.2009

Online on

22.07.2009

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

15.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02B 21/00

Application no.

98107797.7

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (no - after amendment)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 35.157K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T082907.20090715
T 1356/07 () of 9.6.2009

Online on

22.07.2009

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

9.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16L 59/153

Application no.

02735091.7

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.172K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T135607.20090609
T 1767/07 (Osteoarthritis/OSIRIS) of 9.7.2009

Online on

22.07.2009

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

9.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 5/06

Application no.

98922211.2

Keywords:

Main and first auxiliary requests: inventive step (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 126.481K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T176707.20090709
T 1998/07 () of 15.7.2009

Online on

22.07.2009

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

15.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C22C 19/05

Application no.

00304153.0

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 21.194K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T199807.20090715
T 1845/08 () of 1.7.2009

Online on

22.07.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

1.7.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23K 9/173

Application no.

02009970.1

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit: Hauptantrag, Hilfsantrag 1 - nein" "Hilfsantrag 2: Zurückverweisung

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 29.523K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T184508.20090701
T 0605/04 () of 16.6.2009

Online on

21.07.2009

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

16.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 7/06

Application no.

97950056.8

Keywords:

Novelty - yes (main request)
Inventive step - no (main request) - obvious combination of features
Remittal - yes (auxiliary request)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 58.281K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T060504.20090616
T 0635/05 (Blutauftrennung/Sarstedt) of 11.5.2009

Online on

21.07.2009

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

11.5.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01N 33/49

Application no.

97119960.9

Keywords:

Deutlichkeit (nein)

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 37.613K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T063505.20090511
T 1416/06 (Text mining/BOEING) of 24.4.2009

Online on

21.07.2009

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

24.4.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/30

Application no.

00932572.1

Keywords:

Field of technology
Inventive step - main request and auxiliary requests A, B and D to G (no)
Clarity - auxiliary request C (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.793K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T141606.20090424
T 0969/07 () of 25.6.2009

Online on

21.07.2009

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

25.6.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B22F 3/20
C22C 1/04

Application no.

01127413.1

Keywords:

Änderungen - Streichung eines Merkmals - Erweiterung (bejaht)
Angefochtene Entscheidung begründet - (bejaht)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 46.966K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T096907.20090625
T 0551/06 (Parallel reactor/SYMYX) of 6.7.2009

Online on

20.07.2009

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

6.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 19/00

Application no.

99942147.2

Keywords:

Appeal withdrawn

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.925K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T055106.20090706
T 0834/06 (Autobauding dependent on start bit size/AMD) of 24.4.2009

Online on

20.07.2009

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

24.4.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 25/02

Application no.

99912873.9

Keywords:

Added subject-matter - Main request (yes)
Inventive step - First to third auxiliary requests (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 41.438K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T083406.20090424
T 1700/06 (Fabrication d'oxiranne/SOLVAY) of 3.4.2009

Online on

20.07.2009

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

3.4.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C07D 301/12

Application no.

01956503.5

Keywords:

Nouveauté (oui)
Activité inventive (oui) - alternative non évidente

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 48.300K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T170006.20090403
T 0028/07 () of 7.4.2009

Online on

20.07.2009

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

7.4.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C08F 210/02

Application no.

01964950.8

Keywords:

Klarheit der Ansprüche (verneint) - Hauptantrag
Neuheit (bejaht) - erster Hilfsantrag
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht) - erster Hilfsantrag

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 50.335K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T002807.20090407
T 0339/07 (Entfärbung / Wella / L'Oréal) of 28.5.2009

Online on

20.07.2009

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

28.5.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 7/13

Application no.

97944806.5

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein) - behauptete Verbesserung nicht glaubhaft

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 73.630K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T033907.20090528
T 0770/07 () of 16.6.2009

Online on

20.07.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

16.6.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B61F 5/44

Application no.

96111057.4

Keywords:

Unzulässige Erweiterung (nein)
Klarheit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 70.296K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T077007.20090616
T 1225/07 (Narrow particle size distribution/PROCTER & GAMBLE) of 29.5.2009

Online on

20.07.2009

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

29.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 17/06

Application no.

00941566.2

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure (all requests): no - teaching not leading necessarily and directly toward success through the evaluation of initial failures

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 43.544K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T122507.20090529
W 0002/09 (Gene expression profiling III/SOURCE PRECISION MEDICINE) of 1.7.2009

Online on

20.07.2009

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

1.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/68

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Lack of unity a posteriori (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.243K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:W000209.20090701
W 0004/09 (Gene expression profiling IV/SOURCE PRECISION MEDICINE) of 1.7.2009

Online on

20.07.2009

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

1.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12Q 1/68

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Lack of unity a posteriori (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 34.379K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:W000409.20090701
T 1903/06 () of 27.5.2009

Online on

17.07.2009

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

27.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01R 33/341

Application no.

99308922.6

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.679K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T190306.20090527
T 0738/07 () of 22.6.2009

Online on

17.07.2009

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

22.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 29/00

Application no.

95920602.0

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.399K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T073807.20090622
T 0833/07 () of 8.5.2009

Online on

17.07.2009

Board

3.4.01

Decision date

8.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06K 19/077

Application no.

03727374.5

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.726K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T083307.20090508
D 0023/08 () of 3.6.2009

Online on

16.07.2009

Board

DBA

Decision date

3.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords:

-

Distribution

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 51.412K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:D002308.20090603
T 0463/06 (Transdermal patch for 17-deacetyl norgestimate/ORTHO-MCNEIL … of 17.6.2009

Online on

16.07.2009

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

17.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 37/00

Application no.

96921353.7

Keywords:

Article 83 is within the framework of appeal
Main request: sufficiency of disclosure (yes); inventive step (no)
First auxiliary request: admissibility (yes); remittal

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 74.911K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T046306.20090617
T 0632/06 (Quinolinecarbaldehyde/NISSAN CHEMICAL INDUSTRIES, LTD.) of 29.5.2009

Online on

16.07.2009

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

29.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 215/14

Application no.

99973606.9

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)
Reimbursement of the appeal fee (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.841K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T063206.20090529
T 0837/06 () of 28.5.2009

Online on

16.07.2009

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

28.5.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C21D 9/30

Application no.

01933964.7

Keywords:

Änderungen - Erweiterung (verneint)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 33.472K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T083706.20090528
T 1878/06 (Support/DELAVAL) of 14.5.2009

Online on

16.07.2009

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

14.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01J 5/017

Application no.

99943530.8

Keywords:

Novelty (amended claims): yes
Inventive step: remittal

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 22.395K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T187806.20090514
T 0031/09 (CD40/APC PanGenetics) of 1.7.2009

Online on

16.07.2009

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

1.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 16/28

Application no.

01908789.9

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 14.930K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T003109.20090701
T 0869/06 (Game programs having advertisements/SONY) of 5.6.2009

Online on

15.07.2009

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

5.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 19/00

Application no.

96304685.9

Keywords:

Inventive step (main request - no, auxiliary request 1 - yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.241K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T086906.20090605
T 1666/06 () of 18.6.2009

Online on

15.07.2009

Board

3.2.08

Decision date

18.6.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16B 13/12

Application no.

01907470.7

Keywords:

Neuheit - (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - (nein)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 81.111K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T166606.20090618
T 0255/07 () of 8.5.2009

Online on

15.07.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

8.5.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60R 21/34

Application no.

03018443.6

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)
Befassung der Großen Beschwerdekammer (nein)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 22.650K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T025507.20090508
T 1720/07 () of 9.6.2009

Online on

15.07.2009

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

9.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C23C 28/02

Application no.

03735696.1

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (all requests - no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 84.530K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T172007.20090609
T 1885/07 (Alphavirus vectors/BIOPTION) of 24.6.2009

Online on

15.07.2009

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

24.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 7/01

Application no.

95914666.3

Keywords:

Main and auxiliary requests: added matter (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 23.992K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T188507.20090624
T 0001/08 (Alphaviruses/BIOPTION) of 9.7.2009

Online on

15.07.2009

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

9.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/86

Application no.

92900560.1

Keywords:

Main and first auxiliary requests - added subject-matter (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.693K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T000108.20090709
T 1108/08 (dsRNA-mediated gene regulation/SYNGENTA) of 11.5.2009

Online on

15.07.2009

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

11.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/63

Application no.

99926414.6

Keywords:

Admissibility of the appeal (yes)
Main request - admission into the proceedings (no)
First auxiliary request - extended protection (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 39.298K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T110808.20090511
J 0005/08 (Device for detecting the presence or absence of a liquid/CANON … of 9.7.2009

Online on

14.07.2009

Board

3.1.01

Decision date

9.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

-

Application no.

06111681.0

Keywords:

Interpretation of the notice of appeal" "Pending status of the parent application up to the revision decision pursuant to Article 109 EPC 1973
Application to be treated as divisional application (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 55.761K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:J000508.20090709
T 0084/06 (System and method for reassembling packets/ALCATEL) of 9.6.2009

Online on

14.07.2009

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

9.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04L 12/56

Application no.

03290174.6

Keywords:

Lack of support - (yes)
Inventive step - (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.415K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T008406.20090609
T 0548/06 (Foam control granules/UNILEVER) of 29.4.2009

Online on

14.07.2009

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

29.4.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 3/37

Application no.

95302732.3

Keywords:

Novelty - yes

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.762K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T054806.20090429
T 0764/06 (Crystalline form of atorvastatin/WARNER-LAMBERT COMPANY LLC) of 25.2.2009

Online on

14.07.2009

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

25.2.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07D 207/34

Application no.

96924368.2

Keywords:

Admissibility of allegedly new ground of opposition (yes)
Added matter (yes) - Omission of an essential feature
Late-filed request (not admitted)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 115.938K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T076406.20090225
T 1067/06 () of 28.4.2009

Online on

14.07.2009

Board

3.2.07

Decision date

28.4.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B24D 3/28

Application no.

97925596.5

Keywords:

Admissibility of requests (main and first auxiliary request - yes; second to fifth auxiliary request - no)
Admissibility of amendments (yes)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (main and first auxiliary request - no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 97.650K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T106706.20090428
T 1617/06 (Multi-compartment pouch/PROCTER) of 19.5.2009

Online on

14.07.2009

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

19.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 17/04

Application no.

01916551.3

Keywords:

Inventive step - yes

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 44.033K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T161706.20090519
T 1633/06 (Gewebekleber/BAXTER) of 19.6.2009

Online on

14.07.2009

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

19.6.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61L 24/00

Application no.

98941134.3

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)" - Lösung der technischen Aufgabe nicht vom Stand der Technik nahegelegt

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 71.926K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T163306.20090619
T 1893/06 () of 17.6.2009

Online on

14.07.2009

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

17.6.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F24H 8/00

Application no.

00110667.3

Keywords:

Änderungen - Erweiterung (nein)
Neuheit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 37.342K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T189306.20090617
T 0060/07 () of 19.5.2009

Online on

14.07.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

19.5.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B60K 41/00

Application no.

02004995.3

Keywords:

Activité inventive - requêtes principale et subsidiaires (non)

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 38.483K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T006007.20090519
T 0429/07 (Communication system/QUALCOMM) of 8.7.2009

Online on

14.07.2009

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

8.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04B 7/00

Application no.

00944086.8

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.211K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T042907.20090708
T 0051/08 (Res iudicata in a divisional application/CANON) of 7.5.2009

Online on

14.07.2009

Board

3.5.05

Decision date

7.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G03G 15/00

Application no.

05076491.9

Keywords:

Binding effect of a decision taken in the parent application
Principle of res iudicata applied in the divisional application
Admissibility of the appeal (no)
Referral to the Enlarged Board of Appeal (no)

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.344K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T005108.20090507
T 0060/08 () of 19.6.2009

Online on

14.07.2009

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

19.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F04D 19/04

Application no.

03760812.2

Keywords:

Novelty - no (main request, auxiliary requests Ia, I)
Inventive step - no (main request, auxiliary requests Ia, II, III)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 82.880K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T006008.20090619
T 1630/08 (Sitostanol esters/RAISIO) of 17.6.2009

Online on

14.07.2009

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

17.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07J 9/00

Application no.

91908435.0

Keywords:

Admission of claims amended after the remittal to the first instance (yes)
Binding effect of an appeal decision limited to the ratio decidendi
Inventive step (yes) - non obvious solution

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 92.388K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T163008.20090617
T 0296/09 () of 8.7.2009

Online on

14.07.2009

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

8.7.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E04F 15/10

Application no.

03021428.2

Keywords:

Verletzung wesentlicher Verfahrensvorschriften: ja - Einstellung des Einspruchsverfahrens nach Rücknahme eines Einspruchs trotz Anhängigkeit eines weiteren Einspruchs
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr -ja

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 19.011K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T029609.20090708
W 0005/09 (PCSK9 variants/BRISTOL-MYERS SQUIBB) of 7.7.2009

Online on

14.07.2009

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

7.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07K 14/43

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Invitation to pay additional fees - sufficiently reasoned - (no)
Refund of additional search fee, refund of protest fee - (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.912K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:W000509.20090707
T 0891/05 () of 12.5.2009

Online on

13.07.2009

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

12.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G11C 8/00

Application no.

97952447.7

Keywords:

Main request admitted to proceedings (no)
Auxiliary request 1 admitted to proceedings (yes)
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)
Amendments - extension of protection conferred (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 65.480K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T089105.20090512
T 0980/06 (Système de commande / AIRBUS) of 26.5.2009

Online on

13.07.2009

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

26.5.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

G06F 11/20
G05B 9/03

Application no.

04291986.0

Keywords:

Activité inventive - oui (après modification)
Vice substantiel de procédure - non

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 46.837K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T098006.20090526
T 1997/08 ("Copy and Paste" Begründung) of 1.7.2009

Online on

13.07.2009

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

1.7.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01D 53/22

Application no.

01122824.4

Keywords:

Neuheit (bejaht)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (bejaht)
Erwiderung der Anmelderin auf den Bescheid der Prüfungsabteilung
Entscheidungsbegründung: "copy and paste" von den Gründen des Bescheids
Verletzung des rechtlichen Gehörs
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr

Distribution

B

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 35.725K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T199708.20090701
T 2289/08 () of 10.7.2009

Online on

13.07.2009

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

10.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F02B 43/00

Application no.

99905691.4

Keywords:

Novelty (yes)
Claims - clarity (yes)
Amendments - added subject-matter (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.625K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T228908.20090710
T 0801/06 (Cancer treatment with HSV mutant/CRUSADE) of 4.3.2009

Online on

10.07.2009

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

4.3.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 35/76

Application no.

95927034.9

Keywords:

Added matter (no); sufficiency of disclosure, novelty, inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 77.534K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T080106.20090304
T 1622/06 () of 6.5.2009

Online on

10.07.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

6.5.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60G 21/055

Application no.

97108497.5

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 35.093K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T162206.20090506
T 1819/06 () of 24.6.2009

Online on

10.07.2009

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

24.6.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E03C 1/042

Application no.

97122876.2

Keywords:

Erweiterung - verneint (Hauptantrag)
Neuheit - verneint (Hauptantrag)
Erweiterung - bejaht (Hilfsantrag)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 28.877K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T181906.20090624
T 0197/07 () of 7.5.2009

Online on

10.07.2009

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

7.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23G 3/30

Application no.

95920643.4

Keywords:

Novelty - yes)
Inventive step - no (all requests)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 46.982K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T019707.20090507
T 0656/07 () of 6.5.2009

Online on

10.07.2009

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

6.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 5/443

Application no.

01127303.4

Keywords:

Clarity (no)

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.233K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T065607.20090506
T 0552/09 (Cell lysate/CELLTRAN) of 7.7.2009

Online on

10.07.2009

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

7.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 35/36

Application no.

03796052.3

Keywords:

Reimbursement of the appeal fee - (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 21.863K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T055209.20090707
T 0291/06 () of 2.12.2008

Online on

09.07.2009

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

2.12.2008

Proc. language

DE

IPC

E01C 11/16

Application no.

01121592.8

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit von verspätet eingereichten Beweismitteln - verneint
Neuheit - nein (Hauptantrag)
Neuheit und erfinderische Tätigkeit - ja (Hilfsantrag)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 44.053K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2008:T029106.20081202
T 0779/06 () of 24.6.2006

Online on

09.07.2009

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

24.6.2006

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H05B 3/12

Application no.

98110528.1

Keywords:

Neuheit, erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja) - nach Änderung

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 29.273K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2006:T077906.20060624
T 1414/06 () of 6.5.2009

Online on

09.07.2009

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

6.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 15/02

Application no.

01917522.3

Keywords:

Remittal effecting consideration of prior art before two instances

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.645K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T141406.20090506
T 1519/06 () of 17.6.2009

Online on

09.07.2009

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

17.6.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G01B 7/30

Application no.

99936400.3

Keywords:

Im Einspruchsverfahren geänderter Anspruch 1 nicht von der Beschreibung gestützt

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 28.254K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T151906.20090617
T 1269/07 () of 9.6.2009

Online on

09.07.2009

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

9.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01K 5/02

Application no.

02078989.7

Keywords:

Method - novelty (yes) - inventive step (no)
Device - novelty (yes) - inventive step (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 33.629K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T126907.20090609
T 2345/08 () of 2.7.2009

Online on

09.07.2009

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

2.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G02B 6/28

Application no.

04001672.7

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.512K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T234508.20090702
T 1489/05 (Formulation Fénofibrate / CLL PHARMA) of 26.5.2009

Online on

07.07.2009

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

26.5.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61K 9/16

Application no.

99941732.2

Keywords:

Requête principale et requêtes auxiliaires - Activité inventive - non: Alternative évidente basée sur un choix arbitraire

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 42.593K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T148905.20090526
T 0742/07 () of 28.4.2009

Online on

07.07.2009

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

28.4.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A22C 21/00

Application no.

98203652.7

Keywords:

Document not submitted in due time admissible (yes)
Automatic remittal (no)
Main and first auxiliary requests - novelty (no)
Auxiliary requests 8, 4 and 6 - inventive step (no)
Auxiliary requests 3 and 5 - added subject matter (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 39.851K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T074207.20090428
T 1061/07 () of 27.5.2009

Online on

07.07.2009

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

27.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/29

Application no.

99108405.4

Keywords:

Main request: Novelty - No
Auxiliary request 1: added subject-matter - yes
Auxiliary request 2: Novelty - yes, inventive step - no

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 47.705K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T106107.20090527
T 0208/08 () of 18.6.2009

Online on

07.07.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

18.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 13/537

Application no.

01971232.2

Keywords:

Main request: added subject-matter, clarity
First auxiliary request: enabling disclosure

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.834K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T020808.20090618
T 1784/08 () of 29.6.2009

Online on

07.07.2009

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

29.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H01M 4/86

Application no.

04741868.6

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.421K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T178408.20090629
T 1260/05 () of 30.1.2009

Online on

06.07.2009

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

30.1.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 23/75

Application no.

00974739.5

Keywords:

Sufficiency (no) - all requests
Clarity (no) - all requests

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 102.517K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T126005.20090130
T 0407/07 () of 9.6.2009

Online on

06.07.2009

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

9.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01N 27/28

Application no.

98907775.5

Keywords:

Novelty/Inventive step: amended claims: yes

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.246K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T040707.20090609
T 0615/07 () of 15.6.2009

Online on

06.07.2009

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

15.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01J 1/42

Application no.

04252130.2

Keywords:

Inventive step - no

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 24.035K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T061507.20090615
T 2353/08 (Carotenoids/DSM IP) of 1.7.2009

Online on

06.07.2009

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

1.7.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12P 23/00
C12N 9/08
C12N 9/02

Application no.

00126114.8

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.020K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T235308.20090701
T 1027/06 (Reward programs / MARITZ) of 16.4.2009

Online on

03.07.2009

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

16.4.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60

Application no.

01304126.4

Keywords:

Inventive step (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.375K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T102706.20090416
T 0133/07 (Hearing aid/WIDEX) of 5.5.2009

Online on

03.07.2009

Board

3.5.03

Decision date

5.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04R 25/00

Application no.

01610074.5

Keywords:

-

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.534K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T013307.20090505
T 1128/07 (HIV-2 variants/QIAGEN) of 30.6.2009

Online on

03.07.2009

Board

3.3.08

Decision date

30.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C12N 15/49

Application no.

95100149.4

Keywords:

Main request: added matter (yes)
Auxiliary request 1: added matter (yes)
Auxiliary request 2: compliance with the EPC (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.038K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T112807.20090630
T 2276/08 () of 16.6.2009

Online on

03.07.2009

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

16.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 33/16

Application no.

01967509.9

Keywords:

Missing statement of grounds

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 15.179K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T227608.20090616
T 1328/06 () of 10.6.2009

Online on

02.07.2009

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

10.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A23L 1/30

Application no.

98920738.6

Keywords:

Admission of new request submitted in the oral proceedings (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.145K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T132806.20090610
T 1439/06 () of 15.5.2009

Online on

02.07.2009

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

15.5.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H04N 13/00

Application no.

98924233.4

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nach Änderung (ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 32.976K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T143906.20090515
T 1538/06 () of 18.6.2009

Online on

02.07.2009

Board

3.3.09

Decision date

18.6.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C09J 5/00

Application no.

04015939.4

Keywords:

Änderungen (zulässig)
Neuheit (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 44.884K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T153806.20090618
T 0345/03 () of 17.7.2008

Online on

01.07.2009

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

17.7.2008

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 27/188

Application no.

91201947.8

Keywords:

Transfer of opposition (not allowable)
Novelty (no) - no purposive selection

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 78.441K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2008:T034503.20080717
T 1140/06 () of 13.5.2009

Online on

01.07.2009

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

13.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08F 210/06

Application no.

98929463.2

Keywords:

Opposition grounds - insufficiency of diclosure (yes)
Amended auxiliary requests admitted to the proceedings

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 313.772K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T114006.20090513
T 1927/06 () of 26.5.2009

Online on

01.07.2009

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

26.5.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F26B 13/10
F26B 21/02
F26B 21/12

Application no.

99116983.0

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit: bejaht

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 33.015K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T192706.20090526
T 0217/07 () of 19.5.2009

Online on

01.07.2009

Board

3.3.03

Decision date

19.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C08L 23/00

Application no.

97109563.3

Keywords:

Late-filed documents admitted into the proceedings request for remittal refused
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (no) - all requests
Costs - apportionment (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 103.830K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T021707.20090519
T 0439/07 () of 4.6.2009

Online on

01.07.2009

Board

3.2.03

Decision date

4.6.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F24D 3/10
F24D 3/08

Application no.

98107184.8

Keywords:

Hauptantrag: Neuheit (ja); erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)
Erster Hilfsantrag: Zulässigkeit (ja); erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein)
Zweiter Hilfsantrag: erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 49.635K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T043907.20090604
T 1048/07 () of 24.6.2009

Online on

01.07.2009

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

24.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61L 29/14

Application no.

00907226.5

Keywords:

Amendments: extend beyond content of application as filed

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 21.378K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T104807.20090624
T 1081/07 () of 4.6.2009

Online on

01.07.2009

Board

3.3.10

Decision date

4.6.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

A61L 2/18

Application no.

00401988.1

Keywords:

Requête principale et subsidiaire 1 : modifications (non admissibles) - extension de l'objet du brevet au-delà du contenu de la demande
Requête subsidiaire 2 : modifications (non admissibles) - extension de la protection conférée par le brevet

Distribution

C

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 31.659K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T108107.20090604
T 0076/08 () of 5.5.2009

Online on

01.07.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

5.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D06F 35/00

Application no.

00942308.8

Keywords:

Novelty - yes
Inventive step - yes

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.782K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T007608.20090505
T 1060/08 () of 23.6.2009

Online on

01.07.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

23.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B21D 17/04

Application no.

01129573.0

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.329K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T106008.20090623

June 2009

T 0912/06 (High purity tibolone/N.V. ORGANON) of 17.4.2009

Online on

30.06.2009

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

17.4.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C07J 1/00

Application no.

99948994.1

Keywords:

Main request - novelty (no)
Auxiliary requests 1 and 2 - inventive step (no)
No improvement - obvious alternative solution

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 77.945K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T091206.20090417
T 0983/06 (Lumen loading/MINERALS TECHNOLOGIES) of 26.5.2009

Online on

30.06.2009

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

26.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D21H 17/67

Application no.

98905092.7

Keywords:

Inventive step - no

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.679K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T098306.20090526
T 1048/06 (Interconnecting storage devices/EMC CORPORATION) of 20.2.2009

Online on

30.06.2009

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

20.2.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 11/14
G06F 11/20

Application no.

02024812.6

Keywords:

Clarity - claim 1 after amendment (yes)
Decision - remittal for further prosecution (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.247K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T104806.20090220
T 1392/06 (Generating a visiting plan/PANASONIC) of 5.5.2009

Online on

30.06.2009

Board

3.5.01

Decision date

5.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G06F 17/60

Application no.

00120684.6

Keywords:

Inventive step -main request (no)
Sufficiency of disclosure - auxiliary request (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 25.382K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T139206.20090505
T 1390/04 () of 19.6.2008

Online on

29.06.2009

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

19.6.2008

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D06P 5/00

Application no.

99107560.7

Keywords:

Amendments - allowable (no) - Main Request
Amendments - allowable (yes) - Auxiliary Request
Novelty (yes) - Auxiliary Request
Inventive step (no) - Auxiliary Request

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 71.593K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2008:T139004.20080619
T 1259/05 () of 19.6.2009

Online on

29.06.2009

Board

3.4.02

Decision date

19.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01B 11/02

Application no.

02425164.7

Keywords:

Amended claims - inadmissible amendment (no)
Clarity (yes)
Novelty (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 37.225K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T125905.20090619
T 1556/05 () of 5.2.2009

Online on

29.06.2009

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

5.2.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B01J 20/28

Application no.

97109191.3

Keywords:

Amendments not allowable (main request)
Fresh case (auxiliary request) - remittal

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 53.387K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T155605.20090205
T 0090/06 () of 14.1.2009

Online on

29.06.2009

Board

3.3.07

Decision date

14.1.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01J 23/68

Application no.

00929409.1

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 45.656K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T009006.20090114
T 0633/06 () of 8.6.2009

Online on

29.06.2009

Board

3.5.04

Decision date

8.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H04N 7/10

Application no.

96301363.6

Keywords:

Form of appeal - grounds - substantiation (yes)
Novelty (yes) after amendment
Inventive step (yes) after amendment
Clarity (yes) after amendment

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 44.308K)

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ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T063306.20090608
T 1068/06 () of 7.5.2009

Online on

29.06.2009

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

7.5.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H01B 5/14

Application no.

98937547.2

Keywords:

Zulässigkeit der Beschwerden - ja
Ausführbarkeit - nein

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 169.010K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T106806.20090507
T 0280/07 () of 29.5.2009

Online on

29.06.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

29.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

D02G 3/02

Application no.

00201095.7

Keywords:

Added subject-matter (no)
Clarity and inventive step (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 55.841K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T028007.20090529
T 0947/03 (Vorrichtung zum Wechseln einer Düsenplatte/BAYER MATERIAL SCIENCE) of 19.6.2009

Online on

26.06.2009

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

19.6.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B01J 2/02

Application no.

00901591.8

Keywords:

Hauptantrag: Neuheit (ja); erfinderische Tätigkeit (ja) - Verbesserung gegenüber nächstem Stand der Technik nachvollziehbar dargelegt

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 31.245K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T094703.20090619
T 0623/06 () of 28.5.2009

Online on

26.06.2009

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

28.5.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

H01M 8/02

Application no.

98904005.0

Keywords:

Neuheit (nein) - Hauptantrag, erster Hilfsantrag
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (nein) - zweiter Hilfsantrag

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 78.810K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T062306.20090528
T 1020/06 () of 28.11.2008

Online on

26.06.2009

Board

-

Decision date

28.11.2008

Proc. language

EN

IPC

-

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Partiality of all board members (no)

Distribution

B

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 48.511K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2008:T102006.20081128
T 0036/07 (Betteraves sucrières/TEREOS) of 3.6.2008

Online on

26.06.2009

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

3.6.2008

Proc. language

FR

IPC

C13D 1/08

Application no.

99923708.4

Keywords:

Activité inventive (oui)

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 89.180K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2008:T003607.20080603
T 0553/07 (Sound recording film/KODAK) of 13.5.2009

Online on

26.06.2009

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

13.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G03C 5/14

Application no.

96420312.9

Keywords:

Sufficiency of disclosure - all requests (yes)
Novelty - all requests (yes)
Inventive step - all requests (no)
Allowability of late filed documents (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 31.938K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T055307.20090513
T 0625/07 () of 14.5.2009

Online on

26.06.2009

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

14.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

F16J 15/12

Application no.

00101614.6

Keywords:

Novelty (main request, no; second auxiliary request, yes)
Amendments occasioned by a ground of opposition (first auxiliary request, no)
Remittal to department of first instance (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.479K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T062507.20090514
T 0647/07 (Vergleichsversuche) of 19.5.2009

Online on

26.06.2009

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

19.5.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61M 16/04

Application no.

99939165.9

Keywords:

Neuheit (Hauptantrag - ja, nach Änderungen)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Hauptantrag - ja, nach Änderungen)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 36.188K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T064707.20090519
T 1316/07 () of 5.5.2009

Online on

26.06.2009

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

5.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B42D 15/00

Application no.

02002901.3

Keywords:

Admissibility of late filed request (yes)
Amendments (allowable)
Sufficiency of disclosure (yes)
Inventive step (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.580K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T131607.20090505
T 0115/08 () of 11.5.2009

Online on

26.06.2009

Board

3.2.05

Decision date

11.5.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

F16J 15/32

Application no.

01129671.2

Keywords:

Disclaimer, unzulässige Änderung, Hauptantrag und Hilfsantrag 1 (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit, Hilfsantrag 2 (ja)
Reformatio in peius

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 31.877K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T011508.20090511
T 1023/08 (Wachstumsfaktor/IMMODAL) of 4.6.2009

Online on

26.06.2009

Board

3.3.04

Decision date

4.6.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

A61K 35/78

Application no.

98900241.5

Keywords:

Unzulässige Erweiterung - (nein)
Neuheit, erfinderische Tätigkeit - (ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 29.204K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T102308.20090604
T 0388/09 () of 24.6.2009

Online on

26.06.2009

Board

3.2.06

Decision date

24.6.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B23K 26/02

Application no.

01127214.3

Keywords:

Wesentlicher Verfahrensmangel: Zurückverweisung
Rückzahlung der Beschwerdegebühr

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 23.937K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T038809.20090624
W 0006/09 () of 23.6.2009

Online on

26.06.2009

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

23.6.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G07F 7/10

Application no.

-

Keywords:

Einheitlichkeit (nein)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 31.448K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:W000609.20090623
T 0254/06 () of 30.4.2009

Online on

25.06.2009

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

30.4.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H03M 13/00

Application no.

00915575.5

Keywords:

Claims - support by description - (no)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 30.920K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T025406.20090430
T 0674/06 (Lubricating compositions/THE LUBRIZOL CORPORATION) of 4.2.2009

Online on

25.06.2009

Board

3.3.01

Decision date

4.2.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C10M 141/12

Application no.

95302545.9

Keywords:

All requests - added matter (yes) - unallowable combination of two features from the description

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 43.292K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T067406.20090204
T 1353/06 () of 21.4.2009

Online on

25.06.2009

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

21.4.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

G08B 13/19

Application no.

01101236.6

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit - nein

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 31.783K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T135306.20090421
T 1420/06 () of 5.6.2009

Online on

25.06.2009

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

5.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61F 2/06

Application no.

00946661.6

Keywords:

Late filed requests (not admitted)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.522K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T142006.20090605
T 1479/06 () of 18.6.2009

Online on

25.06.2009

Board

3.5.02

Decision date

18.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

H02J 7/00

Application no.

00910182.5

Keywords:

Substantial procedural violation (yes)
Reimbursement of appeal fee (yes)

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 32.781K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T147906.20090618
T 1758/06 (Discharge means/MAASLAND) of 26.5.2009

Online on

25.06.2009

Board

3.2.04

Decision date

26.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A01J 7/02

Application no.

02077022.8

Keywords:

Lack of novelty

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 29.583K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T175806.20090526
T 0223/07 (Deposition aids/UNILEVER) of 8.5.2009

Online on

25.06.2009

Board

3.3.06

Decision date

8.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

C11D 1/835

Application no.

00987562.6

Keywords:

Inventive step (no): comparative tests meaningless in the absence of the indication of the least significant difference of the values calculated by means of an analysis of variance - alleged technical problem not convincingly solved

Distribution

C

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.492K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T022307.20090508
T 0626/07 () of 16.4.2009

Online on

25.06.2009

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

16.4.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 29/00

Application no.

99912477.9

Keywords:

Inventive step (yes, after amendments)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 21.112K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T062607.20090416
T 2040/07 () of 27.5.2009

Online on

25.06.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

27.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B62D 5/06

Application no.

96304980.4

Keywords:

Claims - clarity (no)
Amendments - added subject-matter (yes)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 27.265K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T204007.20090527
T 0648/06 () of 28.5.2009

Online on

24.06.2009

Board

3.2.02

Decision date

28.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61M 39/26

Application no.

02004309.7

Keywords:

Main request: admissible (no)
1st, 2nd, 4th, 6th requests: extension (yes)
3rd, 5th, 7th requests: inventive step (no)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 36.357K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T064806.20090528
T 1834/06 () of 25.3.2009

Online on

24.06.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

25.3.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60T 11/236

Application no.

99939381.2

Keywords:

Zulassung eines Dokuments (ja)
Erfinderische Tätigkeit - Hauptantrag (verneint), Hilfsantrag (bejaht)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 30.675K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T183406.20090325
T 0325/07 () of 13.5.2009

Online on

24.06.2009

Board

3.4.03

Decision date

13.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

G01V 1/38

Application no.

99956368.7

Keywords:

Inventive Step (no): Main, 1st to 8th auxiliary request
9th auxiliary request not admitted since clearly not allowable

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 57.977K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T032507.20090513
T 0592/07 () of 13.5.2009

Online on

24.06.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

13.5.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

B60R 5/04

Application no.

04010039.8

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit (Hilfsantrag: ja)

Distribution

D

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 24.549K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T059207.20090513
T 0654/07 () of 8.5.2009

Online on

24.06.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

8.5.2009

Proc. language

FR

IPC

B60R 5/04

Application no.

03293157.8

Keywords:

Activité inventive (non)

Distribution

D

Decision

Texte de la décision en FR (PDF, 32.006K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T065407.20090508
T 1762/07 () of 30.4.2009

Online on

24.06.2009

Board

3.2.01

Decision date

30.4.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

B60T 13/68

Application no.

00103805.8

Keywords:

Inventive step - yes (eight auxiliary request)

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 47.490K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T176207.20090430
T 1041/04 (Natriumpercarbonat/SOLVAY) of 30.4.2009

Online on

23.06.2009

Board

3.3.05

Decision date

30.4.2009

Proc. language

DE

IPC

C01B 15/10

Application no.

97951852.9

Keywords:

Erfinderische Tätigkeit: ja - nach Einschränkung

Distribution

C

Decision

Text der Entscheidung in DE (PDF, 33.392K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T104104.20090430
T 0064/06 (Controlled release formulation of tramadol/EURO-CELTIQUE S.A.) of 12.5.2009

Online on

23.06.2009

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

12.5.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 31/135

Application no.

95114527.5

Keywords:

Main request, first auxiliary request, new main request, new first auxiliary request - sufficiency - no: non workable embodiment
Second auxiliary request - inventive step - yes: combination based on ex post facto analysis

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 43.854K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T006406.20090512
T 0532/06 (USE OF SERTRALINE/PFIZER INC.) of 4.6.2009

Online on

23.06.2009

Board

3.3.02

Decision date

4.6.2009

Proc. language

EN

IPC

A61K 3/135

Application no.

01103963.3

Keywords:

The request on file does not fulfill the requirements of inventive step

Distribution

D

Decision

Decision text in EN (PDF, 26.024K)

European Case Law Identifier

ECLI:EP:BA:2009:T053206.20090604